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Refractory Celiac Disease & Collagenous Sprue
This category contains summaries of research articles that deal with refractory celiac disease and collagenous sprue and their association with celiac disease. Most of the articles are research summaries that include the original source of the summary.
Doctors from the Mayo clinic are proposing a new staging system for patients with refractory celiac disease after results of a recent study showed that their system offered greater accuracy and improved survival rates over the existing staging system. The new system will rely on the cumulative effect of 5 prognostic factors evaluated at the time of the refractory state diagnosis.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2002 Aug;97(8):2016-21 Celiac.com 01/29/2004 - According to researchers at the
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18(5):487-494, 2003. M. S. Goerres*, J. W. R. Meijer, P. J. Wahab*, J. A. M
This article originally appeared in the Spring 2003 edition of Celiac.com's Scott-Free Newsletter.
Collagenous Sprue is a distinctive lesion of the intestinal mucosa associated with progressi
Celiac that do not remain on a gluten-free diet can develop Refractory Sprue. Refractory Spr