Celiac is an autoimmune disease that affects the small intestine. It's caused by the body's immune system attacking the gluten proteins found in wheat, rye, and barley.

  • Many people with celiac disease are allergic to gluten.

  • Celiac disease is a type of gluten intolerance.

Definition of celiac


of or in or belonging to the cavity of the abdomen




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