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      Frequently Asked Questions About Celiac Disease   09/30/2015

      This Celiac.com FAQ on celiac disease will guide you to all of the basic information you will need to know about the disease, its diagnosis, testing methods, a gluten-free diet, etc.   Subscribe to FREE Celiac.com email alerts   What are the major symptoms of celiac disease? Celiac Disease Symptoms What testing is available for celiac disease? - list blood tests, endo with biopsy, genetic test and enterolab (not diagnostic) Celiac Disease Screening Interpretation of Celiac Disease Blood Test Results Can I be tested even though I am eating gluten free? How long must gluten be taken for the serological tests to be meaningful? The Gluten-Free Diet 101 - A Beginner's Guide to Going Gluten-Free Is celiac inherited? Should my children be tested? Ten Facts About Celiac Disease Genetic Testing Is there a link between celiac and other autoimmune diseases? Celiac Disease Research: Associated Diseases and Disorders Is there a list of gluten foods to avoid? Unsafe Gluten-Free Food List (Unsafe Ingredients) Is there a list of gluten free foods? Safe Gluten-Free Food List (Safe Ingredients) Gluten-Free Alcoholic Beverages Distilled Spirits (Grain Alcohols) and Vinegar: Are they Gluten-Free? Where does gluten hide? Additional Things to Beware of to Maintain a 100% Gluten-Free Diet What if my doctor won't listen to me? An Open Letter to Skeptical Health Care Practitioners Gluten-Free recipes: Gluten-Free Recipes Where can I buy gluten-free stuff? Support this site by shopping at The Celiac.com Store.

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I gave up wheat completely in August. Can I still get those Enterolab tests done? Where do I order, how much does it cost?

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I have not had any of these tests ever conducted, but I know a little about them. First, you can still run those tests. That's what's so good about them. Unless you've been off the diet for years and years, you can run them with accuracy. If you go to their website, http://www.enterolab.com, you can get information on costs. They vary based upon what individual tests you run or if you do a panel of tests. I believe they're somewhere between $100 and $500, depending on if you do panels or individual tests (panels are a couple tests, so they cost more. I don't know much about this, so someone else can provide some more info., soon, but this should be enough to get you started :)

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Back again....I just checked the prices and depending on how thorough you want to be, the prices range from about $170 to about $360. For example, gene tests or not, etc........BTW, you order online.

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Hello there-----I just had the complete Enterolab testing done with gene testing and they got the results to me in less than two weeks. I found them to be very professional and thorough. My doctor did blood testing and it came up negative and with Enterolab they found me to be gluten and casein intolerant. I would not hesitate if I were you to use this method of diagnosis as you can do it in the privacy of your own home, you send it off via overnight carrier and wait for the results to come via email. If you have further questions you can email me at sundown@nnex.net. Barbara

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