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Small bowel capsule endoscopy, a modern tool for celiac disease diagnosis - case presentation

Small bowel capsule endoscopy, a modern tool for celiac disease diagnosis - case presentation ARS Medica Tomitana - 2014; 2(77): 86 -90 10.2478/arsm-2014-0016 Suceveanu Andra Iulia, Mazilu Laura, Suceveanu A., Paris S., Voinea F., Parepa Irinel, Catrinoiu Doina Small bowel capsule endoscopy, a modern tool for celiac disease diagnosis - case presentation Faculty of Medicine, University “Ovidius” Constanta, Romania ABSTRACT revealed the healing of the jejunum mucosa. The VCE Celiac disease is a clinically heterogeneous disease can be the tool for positive diagnosis of an unusual and characterized by an inadequate immunological response heterogeneous celiac disease in patients with various when patients with specific genetic phenotypes are symptoms without an apparent cause. exposed to gluten. This article presents a case of a young woman diagnosed in Gastroenterology Department of “ Keywords: celiac disease, unspecific symptoms, St. Andrew Apostle” Emergency Hospital of Constanta diagnosis, videocapsule endoscopy with celiac disease after multiple admissions into the hospital for unspecific symptoms such as pallor, fatigue, Introduction pirosis, weight loss and 1-2 soft stools/day. The history with period irregularities and infertility without a known cause, a recent unexplained bone fracture, the muscle weakness, neuropsychiatric symptoms characterized by sleep disturbances and irritability correlated with the biological features characterized by moderate feriprive Celiac disease is a chronic inflammatory anemia, Ca http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png ARS Medica Tomitana de Gruyter

Small bowel capsule endoscopy, a modern tool for celiac disease diagnosis - case presentation

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Abstract

ARS Medica Tomitana - 2014; 2(77): 86 -90 10.2478/arsm-2014-0016 Suceveanu Andra Iulia, Mazilu Laura, Suceveanu A., Paris S., Voinea F., Parepa Irinel, Catrinoiu Doina Small bowel capsule endoscopy, a modern tool for celiac disease diagnosis - case presentation Faculty of Medicine, University “Ovidius” Constanta, Romania ABSTRACT revealed the healing of the jejunum mucosa. The VCE Celiac disease is a clinically heterogeneous disease can be the tool for positive diagnosis of an unusual and characterized by an inadequate immunological response heterogeneous celiac disease in patients with various when patients with specific genetic phenotypes are symptoms without an apparent cause. exposed to gluten. This article presents a case of a young woman diagnosed in Gastroenterology Department of “ Keywords: celiac disease, unspecific symptoms, St. Andrew Apostle” Emergency Hospital of Constanta diagnosis, videocapsule endoscopy with celiac disease after multiple admissions into the hospital for unspecific symptoms such as pallor, fatigue, Introduction pirosis, weight loss and 1-2 soft stools/day. The history with period irregularities and infertility without a known cause, a recent unexplained bone fracture, the muscle weakness, neuropsychiatric symptoms characterized by sleep disturbances and irritability correlated with the biological features characterized by moderate feriprive Celiac disease is a chronic inflammatory anemia, Ca

Journal

ARS Medica Tomitanade Gruyter

Published: May 1, 2014

Keywords: Medicine; Clinical Medicine; Clinical Medicine, other

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