Celiac Disease | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • My mother had celiac disease. Am I at risk?
  • I have celiac disease. Are my children at risk of having it too?
  • What are the symptoms of celiac disease, and how are they different from other digestive problems?
  • Is celiac disease a sign of another health problem? Does it put me at risk of other health problems?
  • Can celiac disease be cured?
  • Can you recommend a support group for people with celiac disease?


Detecting Celiac Disease in Your Patients by HT Pruessner, M.D. (American Family Physician March 01, 1998, http://www.aafp.org/afp/980301ap/pruessn.html)

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 03/98