Table 1

Ratio between suspected NCGS, new CD and patients seen in 28 of the 38 Italian centers participating in the study
All 28 centers 4 pediatric centers The other 24 centersa
NCGS/patients observed 391/12255 11/410 380/11845
3,19% 2,68% 3.21%
CD/patients observed 340/12255 38/410 302/11845
2,77% 9,26% 2,55%
NCGS/CD 391/340 11/38 380/302
1,15:1 0,29:1 1,25:1

CD, celiac disease; NCGS, non-celiac gluten sensitivity.

aInternal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Allergy.

Volta et al.

Volta et al. BMC Medicine 2014 12:85   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-85

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