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Coeliac disease in children of West Indian origin.
  1. J C Hung,
  2. A D Phillips,
  3. J A Walker-Smith
  1. Academic Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Children, London.


    Coeliac disease is uncommon in populations of non-European origin. Two English born West Indian children with coeliac disease are presented. The diagnosis should be considered in children of West Indian origin with chronic diarrhoea.

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