TABLE 2.

Relationship Between HLA Genotype and Histologic Findings From 18 Screening-Identified TG-Positive Children Who Underwent Small Intestinal Biopsy

HLA GenotypeMarsh Score% With Histologic Evidence of CD
0123
3/3201260% (3/5)
3/x022782% (9/11)
x/x100150% (1/2)
  • A Marsh score of 2 or 3 was considered histologic evidence of celiac disease.14