The Most Common Symptoms of Celiac Disease

The Most Common Symptoms of Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder that affects the small intestine when gluten is consumed. Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye. When someone with celiac disease eats gluten, their immune system attacks the small intestine, damaging the villi, which are small fingerlike projections that line the small intestine. This damage makes…

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