How and Why Does Coeliac Disease Develop?

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Lecture Overview

Coeliac disease is the only autoimmune disease that is caused by an external, environmental trigger - gluten. This not only makes it unique but is also the reason why it is sometimes referred to as "autoimmune-like". Join leading coeliac disease expert Dr Jason Tye-Din in learning why and how this protein can cause so much damage to the entire body in someone with coeliac disease.
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CPD16m of CPD
First Published27 March 2017
Updated27 March 2017
Expires
11 May 2018
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Topics
Coeliac Disease
Diagnostic Tools
Nutrition
Diet
Autoimmune Diseases