- Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in celiac diseaseCarlo Catassi
University of Maryland, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 22 S Greene St, N5W70 Box 140, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
JAMA 287:1413-9. 2002..Celiac disease is one of the most common lifelong disorders. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a possible complication of celiac disease and may lead to a large portion of lymphoma cases...
- A prospective, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to establish a safe gluten threshold for patients with celiac diseaseCarlo Catassi
Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 85:160-6. 2007..Treatment of celiac disease (CD) is based on the avoidance of gluten-containing food. However, it is not known whether trace amounts of gluten are harmful to treated patients...
- Coeliac disease epidemiology is alive and kicking, especially in the developing worldC Catassi
Department of Pediatrics, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
Dig Liver Dis 39:908-10. 2007
- Spectrum of gluten-related disorders: consensus on new nomenclature and classificationAnna Sapone
Mucosal Biology Research Center and Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
BMC Med 10:13. 2012....
- Four novel mutations in the lactase gene (LCT) underlying congenital lactase deficiency (CLD)Suvi Torniainen
Department of Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki, Haartman Institute, Helsinki, Finland
BMC Gastroenterol 9:8. 2009..The purpose of this study was to identify new mutations underlying CLD in patients with different ethnic origins, and to increase awareness of this disease so that the patients could be sought out and treated correctly...
- The world map of celiac diseaseCarlo Catassi
Department of Pediatrics, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 35:37-55. 2005
- Editorial: Celiac disease in Turkey: lessons from the fertile crescentCarlo Catassi
Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 106:1518-20. 2011..The small intestinal biopsy is not the gold standard but one of the important investigations of the diagnostic paraphernalia. New evidence-based guidelines for CD diagnosis are urgently needed for both children and adults...
- Quantitative antigliadin antibody measurement in clinical practice: an Italian multicentre study. SIGEP Working Group on Quantitative AGA StandardizationC Catassi
Paediatric Department, University of Ancona, Italy
Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol 31:366-70. 1999..The results from different laboratories are not always comparable, on account of changes in the technique and the different ways of expressing the results...
- The serum IgA class anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies in the diagnosis and follow up of coeliac disease. Results of an international multi-centre study. International Working Group on Eu-tTGE Fabiani
University of Department of Paediatrics, Ancona, Italy
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:659-65. 2001....
- Anti-human versus anti-guinea pig tissue transglutaminase antibodies as the first-level serological screening test for coeliac disease in the general populationE Fabiani
Department of Pediatrics, University of Ancona, Via F Corridoni no 11, 60123 Ancona, Italy
Dig Liver Dis 36:671-6. 2004..So far the reliability of the anti-guinea pig and anti-human tissue transglutaminase antibodies for the coeliac disease diagnosis has been evaluated in selected groups of patients...
- Coeliac disease: a potentially treatable health problem of Saharawi refugee childrenI M Ratsch
Department of Paediatrics, University of Ancona, Via F Corridoni 11, 60123 Ancona, Italy
Bull World Health Organ 79:541-5. 2001..To characterize the clinical and nutritional impact of coeliac disease (gluten-sensitive enteropathy) among Saharawi children living as refugees in Algeria...
- [Celiac disease; a world in exploration]F Fornaroli
Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Minerva Pediatr 55:23-31. 2003..g. the antigliadin antibody (AGA), the antiendomysial antibody (EMA) and the anti-tissue transglutaminase antibody (tTG). The keystone treatment of CD patients is a life-long gluten-free diet...
- Tissue transglutaminase autoantibodies in patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Case reportsA Carroccio
Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Palermo, Italy
Digestion 62:271-5. 2000....
- Federation of International Societies of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition consensus report on celiac diseaseA Fasano
Mucosal Biology Research Center and Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 47:214-9. 2008
- Subclinic cardiac involvement in paediatric patients with celiac disease: a novel sign for a case finding approachE Lionetti
Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Via Santa Sofia, 78095124 Bari, Italy
J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 26:S63-8. 2012..Subclinical cardiac involvement in CD children is quite frequent, and GFD may exert a beneficial effect on the overall cardiac performance...
- [Treatment of childhood obesity. Long-term outcome and predictive factors of success in a group of 130 subjects]E Gasparrini
Clinica Pediatrica, Universita degli Studi di Ancona, Ancona, Italy
Minerva Pediatr 55:33-41. 2003....
- Current approaches to diagnosis and treatment of celiac disease: an evolving spectrumA Fasano
Center for Celiac Research and Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Maryland, Hospital for Children, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Gastroenterology 120:636-51. 2001..The keystone treatment of CD patients is a lifelong elimination diet in which food products containing gluten are avoided...
- The distribution of DQ genes in the Saharawi population provides only a partial explanation for the high celiac disease prevalenceC Catassi
Department of Pediatrics, University of Ancona, Ancona, Italy
Tissue Antigens 58:402-6. 2001..Other factors, such as rapidly changing dietary habits and/or non-DQ genes, may also play some role...
- Oculo-cerebro-cutaneous syndrome: description of a new caseP L Giorgi
Department of Paediatrics, University of Ancona, Salesi Hospital, Italy
Eur J Pediatr 148:325-6. 1989..This case of oculo-cerebro-cutaneous syndrome is compared with four previously published cases...
- Association of celiac disease and intestinal lymphomas and other cancersCarlo Catassi
Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Gastroenterology 128:S79-86. 2005..Strict adherence to the GFD seems to be the only possibility of preventing a subset of rare but very aggressive forms of cancer...
- New developments in childhood celiac diseaseCarlo Catassi
Center for Celiac Research, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 685 West Baltimore Street, HSF Building, Room 465, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Curr Gastroenterol Rep 4:238-43. 2002..The epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and clinical spectrum of CD in children are highlighted...
- Celiac disease as a cause of growth retardation in childhoodCarlo Catassi
Center for Celiac Research, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 16:445-9. 2004..Although the typical form of celiac disease, characterized by failure to thrive, is still the most frequent presentation in the pediatric age group, severe growth delay is less commonly seen in developed countries...
- [Importance of oral signs in the diagnosis of atypical forms of celiac disease]Luca Pastore
Dipartimento di Odontostomatologia e Chirurgia, Universita, Bari
Recenti Prog Med 95:482-90. 2004..So, we think that patients affected by RAS, or dental enamel hypoplasia, should be considered, even in the absence of any gastrointestinal symptom, at-risk subjects, and should therefore undergo diagnostic procedure for CD...
- A rapid and sensitive method to detect specific human lymphocyte antigen (HLA) class II alleles associated with celiac diseaseFrancesca Megiorni
Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Clin Chem Lab Med 46:193-6. 2008....
- Antiendomysial and antihuman recombinant tissue transglutaminase antibodies in the diagnosis of coeliac disease: a biopsy-proven European multicentre studyPekka Collin
Tampere University Hospital and University of Tampere, Finland
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:85-91. 2005..The setting allowed a further comparison between the antibody results and the conventional small-intestinal histology...
- Detection of Celiac disease in primary care: a multicenter case-finding study in North AmericaCarlo Catassi
Mucosal Biology Research Center and Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 102:1454-60. 2007..Celiac disease (CD) is one of the most common lifelong disorders in western countries. However, most cases remain currently undiagnosed in North America, mostly due to poor awareness of CD by primary care physicians...
- Gliadin, zonulin and gut permeability: Effects on celiac and non-celiac intestinal mucosa and intestinal cell linesSandro Drago
Mucosal Biology Research Center, Center for Celiac Research and Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Scand J Gastroenterol 41:408-19. 2006..We investigated whether gliadin has any immediate effect on zonulin release and signaling...
- European multi-centre study on coeliac disease and non-Hodgkin lymphomaM Luisa Mearin
Department of Paediatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:187-94. 2006..Coeliac disease (CD) is associated with an increased risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), but there is little information about whether this is true for clinically silent CD...
- Coeliac disease in childrenAlessio Fasano
School of Medicine, Mucosal Biology Research Center and Center for Celiac Research, University of Maryland, 22 S Pine St HSFII Building, Room 345, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 19:467-78. 2005....
- Where is celiac disease coming from and why?Carlo Catassi
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 40:279-82. 2005