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  • 1 SMS Medical College Department of Gastroenterology Jaipur India
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Celiac disease (CD) is a malabsorptive condition of the small intestine that presents clinically with episodic or nocturnal diarrhea, flatulence and weight loss [1]. It has been increasingly recognized that CD does not always present in the traditional fashion but instead may present with elevated hepatic transaminase level [2] or with iron deficiency anemia, growth retardation, osteoporosis, infertility and menstrual disturbances [3]. CD results from an inappropriate T-cell mediated response against ingested gluten. CD frequently is associated with autoimmune diseases including diabetes mellitus, autoimmune thyroid diseases, Sjögren’s syndrome, autoimmune hepatitis, autoimmune atrophic gastritis and Addison’s disease [4]. The association of CD and hepatitis C is not established presently. We present three cases of CD with hepatitis C as case series.

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