Holmes GK, Prior P, Lane MR, Pope D, Allan RN
Gut 1989 Mar;30(3):333-8
Gastroenterology Unit, General Hospital, Birmingham.
PMID: 2707633, UI: 89212172

Two hundred and ten patients with coeliac disease previously reported from this unit were reviewed at the end of 1985 after a further 11 years of follow up. The initial review at the end of 1974 could not demonstrate that a gluten free diet (GFD) prevented these complications, probably because the time on diet was relatively short. The same series has therefore been kept under surveillance with the particular aim of assessing the effects of diet on malignancy after a further prolonged follow up period. Twelve new