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ok, I have two genes for Celiac, does that mean that BOTH of my parents have it?

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ok, I have two genes for Celiac, does that mean that BOTH of my parents have it?

They each gave you one. Doesn't necessarily mean they have an active intolerance or celiac but they have a gene that predisposes them to it.

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I'm planning on staying on the diet (despite continuing diarrhea, though not as bad as before)...

Staying on the diet? So you're gluten-free right now? This could be the reason for the negative/inconclusive results. You have to be eating gluten for blood tests and biopsys to be positive.

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Staying on the diet? So you're gluten-free right now? This could be the reason for the negative/inconclusive results. You have to be eating gluten for blood tests and biopsys to be positive.

I didn't go gluten-free until several weeks after my blood test, stool test, and biopsy.

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