esophageal reflux


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Related to esophageal reflux: esophagitis, Esophageal stricture
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Synonyms for esophageal reflux

reflux of stomach contents into the esophagus

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8-9 Frequent or severe symptoms of gastro esophageal reflux disease are allied with time lost from work impaired health-related quality of life and esophageal adenocarcinoma further emphasizing the clinical significance of this entity.
However, the presence of typical reflux symptoms in an asthmatic or COPD patient does not seem to guarantee the presence of pathologic acidic esophageal reflux.
In contrast, in gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD), symptoms can include heartburn, regurgitation, vomiting and difficulty or pain with swallowing.
Prior pH probe studies have shown elevated total esophageal reflux time in some patients with systemic sclerosis, (3) but symptom correlation with documented pH-probe events and pulmonary symptoms has been challenging without impedance technology.
Gastro esophageal reflux (GERD) is a condition defined as an involuntary passage of gastric juice against the normal flow of digestive tract.
She said that she herself reviewed the patients record of CMH Quetta which contained that Muhammad Saleem age 48 years was admitted in CMH Quetta Officers Ward on 3rd July 2012 with complaints of acute Gastroenteritis and Gastro Esophageal Reflux disease.
KARACHI -- Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is a condition which develops when reflux of stomach contents cause troublesome symptoms and complications.
Esophageal reflux (GERD) syndrome, or Barrett's syndrome, may lead to esophageal carcinoma [23].
We will discuss several topics such as esophageal reflux, diarrhea, obesity, diabetes and infectious diseases.
The AR Pillow for Babies and Infants includes a quilted poly/cotton harness and head ring to hold a newborn safely and to maintain a 30-degree angle, the optimal angle to naturally relieve acid reflux, gastro esophageal reflux, Barrett's syndrome, post surgical conditions, etc.
Acid, non-acid, and gas reflux in patients with gastro esophageal reflux disease during ambulatory 24-hour pH impedance recordings.
He ruled out the existence of a tumor and diagnosed gastric esophageal reflux disease, prescribed Zantac, and advised the patient to increase her fluid intake and return in six weeks or earlier, if symptoms warranted.
In addition to vascular surgery, the surgeons specialize in treating complex hernias, and in using laparoscopic techniques for digestive tract disorders such as esophageal reflux and some cancers.
The procedure is an adaptation of techniques already used for treatment of snoring, esophageal reflux, and joint capsule laxity.
Changes in diet, body weight, or environmental exposures, all of which may be associated with both esophageal reflux and the transition to an industrialized lifestyle, might likewise explain the rise, he says.