The prevalence of celiac disease was 4% in South America, % in Africa individuals, and was significantly greater in children than adults.
was significantly greater in children than adults (% vs %; P <). The prevalence of celiac disease based on serologic test results is % and based.
Latent CD precedes diagnosis of CD or follows successful treatment of active disease with a gluten-free diet (GFD). The SBB does not show villous atrophy and.
CD prevalence is increasing in Western countries. Serological screening for celiac disease in adults (confirmed with duodenal.