As celiac disease (CD) becomes increasingly common, healthcare providers need to stay current on the best ways to diagnose and manage this disease. In a paper published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dr. Joseph Murray, M.D., along with Dr. Amy Oxentenko, M.D., reviews 10 important things that gastroenterologists need to know about celiac disease, based on current evidence and their experience in Mayo Clinic’s Celiac Disease Clinic.
The 10 items highlighted are:
Primed with this, physicians can better help in the education of their CD patients in conjunction with a dietitian.
Read the full paper online here.
For more information about celiac disease, visit mayoclinic.org/celiac disease.
Dr. Murray is a gastroenterologist and celiac disease expert at Mayo Clinic.