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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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BamBam    0

Hi,

I believe I have been glutened three times in this past week. I am so disgusted with myself. I ate Chinese Food twice - didn't even think about soy sauce - we were on vacation and having just too much fun. Then the other day I ate a Wendy's grilled chicken breast that is injected with soy sauce.

So the last few days I have had horrible abdominal pain, gas and cramping. I am extremely tired and not motivated to do anything.

But this morning, I am feeling just a touch better.

Does this sound normal to you guys. I hate going to the doc, they are gonna run a bunch of tests and say nothing is wrong with me.

bambam

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Guest gfinnebraska   
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Yes, you sound very normal for a person with celiac disease. :)

I hope you are feeling better soon ~ this too shall pass!! :)

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flagbabyds    3

That sounds just like a classic celiac reaction to gluten. Hope you feel better!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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KaitiUSA    7

Definitely sounds like a normal kind of reaction. Hopefully the reaction will go away soon

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tarnalberry    314

Reactions can run a week or two. If you're worried about other things, sure, check with your doctor, but other wise... sounds fairly "normal". :-(

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Sounds normal to me! I hope you feel better soon. I've had a horrible week too- got glutened evry day and could not for the life of me figure out what was going on. I am house/dogsitting and it turned out the dog treats were full of gluten. I was washing my hands but somehow it wasn't enough. Hang in there. Beverly

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