Stay informed with the latest updates on coronavirus (COVID-19). Find out more >>

Primary Care Liaison

Coeliac disease abnormal coeliac serology

  • Initial work-up

    • Urinalysis
    • Stool MC&S
    • FBE with diff
    • LFT's 
    • U&E's
    • Total IgA, coeliac serology if there is gluten in the child's diet.
    • Abnormal coeliac serology from above investigations.

    Recommended pre-referral treatment

    • Do not stop gluten.

    When to refer

    • Refer for further evaluation and possible gastroscopy.


    References and more reading


    Guideline developed by RCH Department of Gastroenterology in consultation with a GP review group. Many thanks to the GPs involved in the review. First published Jan 2008. Reviewed August 2009. Please read  Copyright and Disclaimer