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Table 2 Examples of descriptors for the strong evidence group. Boldfaced terms are discouraged by Oslo Group

From: Prevalence of celiac disease in primary care: the need for its own code

Rank Descriptor n Percentage Cumulative percentage
1. Celiac Disease NC 1,972 43.5 43.5
2. Celiac, Disease 1,539 33.9 77.4
3. Enteropathy by gluten 368 8.1 85.6
4. Gluten enteropat. by 141 3.1 88.7
5. Coeliac Disease 126 2.8 91.4
6. Intolerance to gluten 27 0.6 92
7. Celiac 17 0.4 92.4
8. Gluten Intolerance 15 0.3 92.7
9. Adult Celiac Disease 6 0.1 92.9
10. Coeliac 5 0.1 93
11. Intolerance to gluten and lactose 5 0.1 93.1
12. Others 313 6.9 100
  1. Note: Authors have decided to literally translate the terms into English, as they appear to GPs in the clinical records, to show the abuse of slightly different terms when referring to Celiac Disease