Dietitians can help ID patients with silent celiac disease

Many cases of celiac disease may go undiagnosed because people do not show typical symptoms, but registered dietitians say they may be able to help identify these patients. RD Marlisa Brown said there are subtle signs of celiac disease, such as weight gain or loss, malnutrition or anemia, that clinicians may miss. RD Alicia Calvo says dietitians should look for familial patterns that may indicate underlying celiac disease. Today’s Dietitian

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