Lymphadenopathy in celiac disease: not always a sign of lymphoma

F H Al-Kawas, A Murgo, L Foshag, W Shiels
American Journal of Gastroenterology 1988, 83 (3): 301-3
A patient with celiac disease and mesenteric adenopathy discovered on computerized scanning of the abdomen is described. Lymphadenopathy resolved more than 6 months after the institution of a gluten-free diet. Adenopathy without evidence of lymphoma may be part of the clinical manifestations of patients with celiac disease. Follow-up with computerized tomography may be an option in patients with low clinical suspicion for lymphoma.

Full Text Links

Find Full Text Links for this Article


You are not logged in. Sign Up or Log In to join the discussion.

Related Papers

Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read

Save your favorite articles in one place with a free QxMD account.


Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"

We want to hear from doctors like you!

Take a second to answer a survey question.