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#1 kellykay

 
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Posted 25 August 2010 - 07:26 AM

Is this the same testing they do with the blood tests from the dr... I see it is avaliable to canadains ..

anyone used this test???
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Posted 25 August 2010 - 09:25 AM

Biocard is an anti-TTG IgA test. There are other tests doctors use along with anti-TTG. I don't know about the sensitivity of Biocard, but if you come up positive, it's pretty suggestive of celiac. There are other autoimmune conditions that can cause anti-TTG so your doctor will go to work sorting things out.
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