Celiac Disease in Asia beyond the Middle East and Indian subcontinent: Epidemiological burden and diagnostic barriers
Dimitri Poddighe, Diyora Abdukhakimova, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Nur-Sultan 010000, Kazakhstan
Dimitri Poddighe, Clinical Academic Department of Pediatrics, Research Center for Maternal and Child Health, University Medical Center, Nur-Sultan 010000, Kazakhstan
Author contributions: Poddighe D conceived and wrote the manuscript; Abdukhakimova D provided intellectual contribution and contributed to the literature research.
Supported by Nazarbayev University Faculty Development Competitive Research Grant 2020-2022, No. 240919FD3912.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.
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Corresponding author: Dimitri Poddighe, MD, MSc, PhD-Eq, Associate Professor, Director, Doctor, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Kerei-Zhanibek Str. 5/1, Nur-Sultan 010000, Kazakhstan. email@example.com
Received: January 17, 2021
Peer-review started: January 17, 2021
First decision: February 23, 2021
Revised: February 25, 2021
Accepted: April 13, 2021
Article in press: April 13, 2021
Published online: May 21, 2021