It is seen in people who have recurrent signs of diarrhea and malabsorption. It may produce malabsorption and malnutrition such as pancreatic insufficiency. Immunoglobulin A (IgA) anti-tissue transglutaminase antibody is the single preferred test for detection of celiac disease. If abnormally elevated levels of IgA endomysial and anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies are found, a person almost certainly has celiac disease.
Related Journals of Celiac Disease diagnosis
Journal of inflammatory Bowel Diseases & Disorders, JBR Journal of Clinical Diagnosis and Research Open Access, Medical Microbiology & Diagnosis Open Access, International Journal of Celiac Disease, The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Deutsches Arzteblatt International, Nutrition Journal, American Journal of Gastroenterology, New England Journal of Medicine