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Re: [IPp] Re: Celiac Disease

In a message dated 9/24/02 1:32:33 PM !!!First Boot!!!, 
email @ redacted writes:

> A few years after my son (3 at the time, now 14) was dx with Celiac we had
> the whole family blood tested.  Our Gastroenterologist recomended it.  At
> that time my daughter (10 at the time, now 17) was dx with it.  She had no
> symptoms.  Even though she was symptom-free she still needs to be on the
> gluten-free diet to avoid problems later.

How is celiac diagnosed?  Is there a blood test?
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