CELIAC CRISIS IN AN IGA DEFICIENT CHILD
Gursharan Singh Narang, Jivtesh Singh Pahwa, Neha Singla
Department of Pediatrics, Shri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Vallah, Amritsar, India.
Abstract

Celiac crisis is a life threatening and very rare complication of Celiac disease. It is characterized by severe diarrhea, dehydration and metabolic disturbances like hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia, hypocalcemia and hypoproteinemia. We present a 7 years old female child in celiac crisis and IgA deficiency.
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