Refractory celiac disease

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Synonyms: Refractory CD | Refractory sprue

Refractory celiac disease is a rare intestinal disease characterized by persistent or recurrent symptoms and signs of confirmed celiac disease despite a long-term strict gluten-free diet in the absence of other causes of villous atrophy or malignant complications and with or without presence of increased abnormal intraepitelial lymphocytes.

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview. Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata. Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version June 2024

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