Association of celiac disease with non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis
Article first published online: 6 FEB 2006
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Volume 21, Issue 1, pages 332–334, January 2006
How to Cite
Sharma, B. C., Bhasin, D. K. and Nada, R. (2006), Association of celiac disease with non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 21: 332–334. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2006.03296.x
- Issue published online: 6 FEB 2006
- Article first published online: 6 FEB 2006
- Accepted for publication 5 February 2003.
Both celiac disease and non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis are known to be associated with various autoimmune diseases and have numerous immunological abnormalities. Herein two patients with celiac disease having associated non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis are reported. An autoimmune link between the two conditions is likely to explain coexistence in the same patient.