HLA genotyping unhelpful as celiac screen in children with type 1 diabetes

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Takeaway

  • Counter to recent European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition guidelines, HLA genotyping in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) is not useful to screen for celiac disease (CD).
  • Instead, celiac-specific antibody screens should be performed regularly i...