Do parents of children with celiac disease really have to worry that their children’s retainers contain gluten?
Amy Jones, MS, RD and Tricia Thompson, MS, RD
Many of you may have heard about the article “An Orthodontic Retainer Preventing Remission in Celiac Disease” recently published in the journal Clinical Pediatrics. In short, this is a case presentation of a 9 year old girl diagnosed with celiac disease. IgA tTG at diagnosis was 172 U/mL (normal defined as < 20). The authors […]