High Prevalence of Celiac Disease among Patients with Iron-Deficiency Anemia

People with celiac disease often present with iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) at time of diagnosis. Researchers performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the prevalence of celiac disease in patients with IDA and found that approximately 1 in 31 patients with IDA have histologic evidence of celiac disease, justifying the practice of testing for celiac in patients with IDA.

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