Routine testing for coeliac disease is not recommended unless you have symptoms or an increased risk of developing them.
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Coeliac disease is caused by the immune system attacking and damaging your gut when you eat food containing gluten.
Coeliac disease is a condition where your immune system attacks your own tissues when you eat gluten. It stops you from taking in nutrients.
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