Medical Resources for Diagnosis

    • Diagnosis Flowchart
      Practice guidelines for diagnosing Celiac Disease.Document from: Toward Optimized Practice, a program of the Alberta Medical Association, Alberta Health & Wellness, Alberta’s Regional Health Authorities, and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.


    • Blood Testing Brochure
      An overview of blood screening tests for Celiac Disease. This brochure includes frequently asked questions about the role of blood screening in Celiac Disease diagnosis.


    • Genetic Testing
      This article discusses the role of genetic testing in the diagnosis of Celiac Disease.


    • NASPGHAN Pediatric Guidelines
      Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Celiac Disease in Children: Recommendations of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Hill et al. (Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 40:1-19 January 2005 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia)


  • Celiac Disease Evidence Report
    This publication put forth by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is a broad systematic review addressing screening, prevalence/incidence, lymphoma, Celiac Disease testing, interventions and monitoring of gluten free diets. Rostom A, Dubé C, Cranney A, Saloojee N, Sy R, Garritty C, Sampson M, Zhang L, Yazdi F, Mamaladze V, Pan I, McNeil J, Moher D, Mack D, Patel D. Celiac Disease. Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 104. (Prepared by the University of Ottawa Evidence-based Practice Center, under Contract No. 290-02-0021.) AHRQ Publication No. 04-E029-2. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. September 2004.