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Celiac Sprue (cont.)

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celiac sprue, celiac disease, gluten-sensitive enteropathy,gluten-induced enteropathy, gluten, gliadin, anti-gliadin antibodies, antigliadin antibodies, endomysial antibodies, tissue transglutaminase antibodies, mucosa, immune system, malabsorption, malabsorption disorder, diarrhea, steatorrhea, anemia, dermatitis herpetiformis, stunted growth, intestinal lymphoma, autoimmune disorder, gluten-free diet,gluten free diet, small intestinal biopsy, digestive tract, small intestine, villi, vitamin deficiencies, hypocalcemia

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Celiac sprue, also known as celiac disease or gluten-sensitive enteropathy, is a chronic disease of the digestive tract that interferes with the digestion and absorption of food nutrients.

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