Celiac Disease Presenting as Urticaria

Mery, Amin
March 2004
Allergy & Asthma Proceedings;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p97
Academic Journal
Celiac sprue is a chronic malabsorptive disorder that occurs in predisposed individuals secondary to ingestion of gluten. An increase of atopic or immunologic disorders has been reported in the setting of gluten enteropathy. The incidence of urticaria and celiac sprue is unknown but appears to be rare.


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