GPs and practice teams play an important role in diagnosing, managing and referring people with coeliac disease. Untreated coeliac disease can have important consequences, including small bowel lymphoma and osteoporosis.

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Curriculum: Gastroenterology
Time to complete this course: 30 minutes
Date of publication: 15 December 2015
Reviewed and updated: 15 August 2023
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