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Guidelines for the management of iron deficiency anaemia.
BACKGROUND: Iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) occurs in 2-5% of adult men and postmenopausal women in the developed world and is a common cause of referral to gastroenterologists. Gastrointestinal (GI) blood loss from colonic ...
Mortality in coeliac disease: a population-based cohort study from a single centre in Southern Derbyshire, UK.
Objective: With the advent of screening tests, it was hypothesised that milder cases of coeliac disease coming to diagnosis might have reduced risk of mortality. An earlier publication did not support this view. We have ...
Epidemiology of coeliac disease in a single centre in Southern Derbyshire 1958-2014
OBJECTIVE To determine trends in diagnosis of coeliac disease (CD) in patients attending a single centre 1958-2014 and provide figures for prevalence and incidence in those born in Derby city over 4 decades. To explore a ...
Coeliac disease: further evidence that biopsy is not always necessary for diagnosis
OBJECTIVES: Growing evidence supports the view that the diagnosis of coeliac disease (CD) can be made by serological tests alone, although this approach is still not widely accepted. We previously showed in retrospective ...
ROC-king onwards: intraepithelial lymphocyte counts, distribution & role in coeliac disease mucosal interpretation.
OBJECTIVES: Counting intraepithelial lymphocytes (IEL) is central to the histological diagnosis of coeliac disease (CD), but no definitive 'normal' IEL range has ever been published. In this multicentre study, receiver ...
Review article: coeliac disease in later life must not be missed.
BACKGROUND: The presenting symptoms of coeliac disease are often subtle and the diagnosis is frequently delayed or overlooked. Therefore, especially elderly patients may be denied the benefits conferred by gluten free diet ...