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Paging Dr. Frischer - Celiac disease

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Today we will address celiac disease. Celiac disease, also known as Sprue, or gluten intolerance, is an inherited disorder. If you have celiac disease, ...

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""The other diagnostic method used is to perform a colonoscopy and obtain a biopsy.""

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I though it was a upper GI endoscopy ,,EGD,, that was used to obtain biopsys in the small intestine ???

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You are correct! That article has bad info. You need an endo ( upper GI) not a colonoscopy ( lower end).,

I left a comment. The good thing is, doesn't seem like an article many will read.

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