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Soy and Other Foods Can Cause Celiac Findings

One of the fundamental symptoms used to diagnose celiac disease is villous atrophy.  This finding is identified by doctors by performing an intestinal biopsy.  Despite it’s known flaws, this test is used as a gold standard for the diagnosis of celiac disease.  So the following scenario is quite common: Patient complains of gastric pain, bloating, […]

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