General Medicine: Open Access

ISSN - 2327-5146


Fecal Calprotectin Levels in Patients with Positive Anti-transglutaminase Antibodies and Patients on a Gluten Free Diet

Julieta Oribe Bubica*, Sergio Gabriel Montañez, Bibiana Beatriz Ruiz and Gerardo Enzo Castro Ocampo

To arrive at the diagnosis of certain inflammatory bowel diseases and establish the severity of the picture, invasive approach is routinely used for the patient through colonoscopy, contrast radiography, among others. Due to the logical resistance generated by submitting to practices of this type and considering that it is difficult to harmonize clinical, endoscopic and histological result, it was imperative to have a marker that would be part of a noninvasive test and as objective as possible and reproducible for evaluate this type of pathology.