Celiac
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Does a strict gluten-free diet eliminate the chances for developing other conditions associated with celiac disease?

Other autoimmune disorders or some complications like peripheral neuropathy can still occur. However, studies have shown that the worst complications, such as malignancies, are prevented after 1-2 years on gluten-free diet, meaning that their occurrence is not higher than expected in the general population. July, 2015

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