Paterson Kelly syndrome in celiac disease

J Assoc Physicians India. 2005 Nov;53:991-2.


The association of Paterson Brown Kelly Syndrome and celiac disease is not widely reported. Both the entities have iron deficiency anemia. This case report emphasizes the need of screening for celiac disease in patients with Paterson Kelly Syndrome.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anemia, Iron-Deficiency / physiopathology*
  • Celiac Disease / diagnosis*
  • Celiac Disease / physiopathology
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Duodenum / pathology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Intestinal Mucosa / pathology
  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome / physiopathology