Celiac screening makes diagnosing condition simple

From Maryland’s Baltimore Examiner: A simple, cheap and effective screening test can change the lives of people suffering a potentially fatal immune disorder. University of Maryland, Baltimore researchers taught family physicians in 25 locations to screen everyone with unexplained symptoms that could be celiac disease — as well as those with a family history of the illness. In the year preceding the study, of 55,000 patients, only 12 were properly diagnosed with the disease. – Read the details here.

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