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Flashcards in Celiac And Low Gluten Diet Deck (10):
1

The client with Celiacs cannot tolerate ____.

Gluten, is a protein

2

What does gluten do to the intestines of the client with celiacs disease?

It destroys the lining of the intestine

3

The stools of a client with Celiacs disease are_____,_____,and______,_____.

Large
Greasy
Foul smelling

4

Clients with Celiacs disease do not absorb what mineral?

Iron

5

Clients with Celiacs disease do not absorb fats; therefore they don't absorb___ ____ ___.

Fat soluble vitamins:
A
D
K
E

6

Malabsorption of which vitamin leads to bleeding disorder?

Vitamin K, do not mix with potassium

7

What will the abdomen of clients with Celiacs disease look like?

Distended with flatus

8

What is the #1 treatment of Celiacs disease?

Gluten free diet

9

Gluten free diet

Veggies
Fruits
Grains, only rice and corn
Milk
Meats, but watch for breaded meat, hot dogs, lunch meats-may have Grain, not allowed
Eggs
No commercial ice cream or pudding
No creamed soups

10

Celiac's disease is a _________ disease.

Malabsorption