Cirrhosis in children with celiac disease

Demir H., Yuce A., Caglar M., Kale G., Kocak N., Ozen H., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.39, no.7, pp.630-633, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Liver involvement represents an extra-intestinal feature of celiac disease (CD) and shows a clinical spectrum varying from nonspecific reactive hepatitis to cirrhosis. Here we report the association of cirrhosis with CD in 5 children.