Chronic Sinusitis And Celiac Disease

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Similarities Found Between IBD and Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is a genetic disease that affects as many as 1 in 133 people in the United States. Celiac is also known as gluten intolerance and is characterized by an inability of the patient's body to tolerate gluten. When gluten is ingested a celiac patient can suffer intestinal damage. Gluten is a component of wheat, rye and barley as well as a food additive in many prepackaged foods.

 

Like IBD, celiac disease can be hard to diagnose. Mainly because the symptoms of celiac can be vague and...

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