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Question About Anti-Endomysial Antibodies (Ema), Iga Class


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#16 tom

 
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Posted 03 December 2012 - 01:53 PM

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If you don't get the full Celiac panel, you haven't been tested for Celiac Disease.

I agree completely. I don't get how it's possible the oft-quoted U of Chicago skips over half of what we call a full panel.

http://www.curecelia...-celiac-disease

You should have both tTG-IgA and total serum IgA tests to screen for celiac disease....
... Other gliadin antibody tests are not useful in screening for celiac disease."


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>>>>>>> tom <<<<<<<

Celiac 1st diagnosed as a toddler, in the 60s. Docs then, between bloodletting & leech-tending, said "he'll grow out of it" & I was back on gluten & mostly fine for 30yrs.

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