Ciltte kseroz ile ortaya çıkan çölyak hastalığı: Olgu sunumu

2020 Ege Tıp Bilimleri Dergisi  
Celiac disease is a proximal small bowel disease in genetically susceptible individuals that develops as a permanent intolerance to gluten in wheat and other gluten-like grain proteins in cereals such as barley, rye and oats. It develops with autoimmune mechanisms. Although it is known as an enteropathy, it has become a disease of every system with the findings outside the gastrointestinal tract ,which have been revealed and become evident in recent years. It is thought that mucocutaneous
more » ... gs that may accompany celiac disease result from autoimmune mechanisms and multiple nutritional deficiencies caused by malabsorption. In this article, a patient who was brought for chronic xerosis and was diagnosed with celiac disease as a result of further evaluation was presented and discussed in the light of the literature.
doi:10.33713/egetbd.686752 fatcat:7imjbi36pbhsnmjj7qa4dcpiu4