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What's the Deal with [insert poop emoji]: Testing for Celiac/Crohn's/UC/IBS

From the 2021 Joint Annual Meeting (recorded 6/30/2021)
Presented by Brandy Gunsolus, DCLS, MLS(ASCP)cm

This presentation will discuss the latest available testing and appropriate algorithms for screening, differentiating, and monitoring of these gastrointestinal conditions.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Identify conditions in the differential diagnosis of chronic diarrhea.
  • Discuss various testing utilized to diagnose Celiac disease.
  • Discuss laboratory testing related to Crohn's, Ulcerative Colitis, and IBS diagnoses.

CE ACCREDITATION
ASCLS is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. One (1) P.A.C.E. ® contact hour and one (1) Florida credit hour in the area of Serology/Immunology will be awarded to participants. ASCLS P.A.C.E.® is accepted by the ASCP/ASCLS/AGT Board of Certification and all states, including Florida and California, as an approved provider of continuing education for recertification and licensure. ASCLS is an approved provider with CE Broker for Florida licensees.

LEVEL OF INSTRUCTION
This Intermediate-level program is appropriate for laboratory professionals working in clinical, public health and academic settings.