Journal article

Assessing of Celiac Disease and Nonceliac Gluten Sensitivity

N Ontiveros, MY Hardy, F Cabrera-Chavez

GASTROENTEROLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE | HINDAWI LTD | Published : 2015

Abstract

The publication of papers on the topic of gluten related disorders has substantially increased over the last few years. This has motivated healthcare professionals to pay attention not only to celiac disease and wheat allergy but also to a condition termed nonceliac gluten sensitivity (NCGS). Until now this condition has been diagnosed clinically on the basis of exclusion criteria and clinical response to gluten withdrawal. In addition, recent research in this field has shown that other food components distinct from gluten are implicated in NCGS cases, thereby changing our general understanding of NCGS diagnosis in either individuals on gluten containing diets or those already following a gl..

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