Associated Conditions for Celiac Disease
Excerpts on associated medical conditions for Celiac Disease:
People with celiac disease tend to have other autoimmune diseases as
- dermatitis herpetiformis
- thyroid disease
- systemic lupus erythematosus
- type 1 diabetes
- liver disease
- collagen vascular disease
- rheumatoid arthritis
- Sjögren's syndrome
The connection between celiac and these diseases may be genetic.
(Source: excerpt from Celiac Disease: NIDDK)
List of associated medical conditions for Celiac Disease:
The list of conditions mentioned by various sources
as associated with Celiac Disease includes:
About associated conditions for Celiac Disease:
Associated conditions are those which appear
statistically related, but do not have
a clear cause or effect relationship.
Whereas the complications
are caused by Celiac Disease,
and underlying causes
may be causes of Celiac Disease,
the following list shows associated conditions
that simply appear with higher frequency in people
who have Celiac Disease.
In some cases, there may be overlap
between this list and risk factors
for Celiac Disease.
People with Celiac Disease may be more likely to
get a condition on the list of associated conditions,
or the reverse may be true, or both.
Whether they are causes of, caused by, or simply
coincidentally related to Celiac Disease
is not always clear.
For general information,
see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.