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Diet, Gluten-Free MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Diet, Gluten-Free
Tree Number(s)
E02.642.249.265
G07.203.650.240.265
Unique ID
D055050
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055050
Scope Note
A diet which is devoid of GLUTENS from WHEAT; BARLEY; RYE; and other wheat-related varieties. The diet is designed to reduce exposure to those proteins in gluten that trigger INFLAMMATION of the small intestinal mucosa in patients with CELIAC DISEASE.
Entry Term(s)
Gluten-Free Diet
Previous Indexing
Celiac Disease/diet therapy (1999-2008)
Gluten (1963-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009
History Note
2009
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Revision Date
2015/06/29
Diet, Gluten-Free Preferred
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