Giovanna Zanoni
Internal medicineAutoantibodyTissue transglutaminasePancreatitisAsymptomaticAutoimmune pancreatitisCoeliac diseaseUlcerative colitisSerologyMedicineGastroenterology
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#1Giulia De Marchi (University of Verona)H-Index: 6
Last. Rachele Ciccocioppo (University of Verona)H-Index: 30
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Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a rare disorder whose association with coeliac disease (CD) has never been investigated, although CD patients display a high prevalence of both endocrine and exocrine pancreatic affections. Therefore, we sought to evaluate the frequency of CD in patients with AIP and in further medical pancreatic disorders. The screening for CD was carried out through the detection of tissue transglutaminase (tTG) autoantibodies in sera of patients retrospectively enrolled and di...