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Table 3 Frequency of reported symptoms/CD-associated medical conditions after diagnosis – 2015 survey

From: The impact of diagnosis on health-related quality of life in people with coeliac disease: a UK population-based longitudinal perspective

Symptom/CD-associated medical condition Number (%) reporting symptoms
No. % (95% CI)
Abdominal pain/bloating 559 35.4 (33.1, 37.8)
Diarrhoea 522 33.1 (30.8, 35.4)
Joint pain 451 28.6 (26.3, 30.8)
Flatulence 448 28.4 (26.2, 30.6)
Constipation 409 25.9 (23.8, 28.1)
Osteoporosis 333 21.1 (19.1, 23.1)
Chronic fatigue 321 20.3 (18.4, 22.3)
Headache 274 17.4 (15.5, 19.2)
Anaemia 228 14.5 (12.7, 16.2)
Skin rash 220 13.9 (12.2, 15.7)
Mouth ulcer 191 12.1 (10.5, 13.7)
Depression 180 11.4 (9.8, 13.0)
Other symptomsa 100 6.3 (5.1, 7.5)
Ataxia 30 1.9 (1.2, 2.6)
Any symptoma 1278 81.0 (79.1, 82.9)
1–3 symptoms 772 48.9 (46.5, 51.4)
4+ symptoms 506 32.1 (29.8, 34.4)
No symptom 300 19. 0 (17.1, 20.9)
  1. aIncluding CD-associated medical conditions