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Synonyms for esophagitis

inflammation of the esophagus

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Reflux esophagitis is a condition which causes erosion of the mucosal lining of the esophagus due to the regurgitation of stomach acid and other causes, as well as frequent and persistent symptoms such as heartburn, discomfort in the throat and belching, with repeated recurrence and recrudescence.
Esophageal ischemia is often idiopathic but secondary causes include acute traumatic aortic injury, nasogastric tube trauma, severe esophagitis and gastric volvulus (Figure 2).
Acute reflux esophagitis has been almost impossible to observe in humans, Dr.
It is conceivable that anti-inflammatory therapies directed at HIF-2a may be on the horizon for the prevention and treatment of reflux esophagitis, she added.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Reflux Esophagitis (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
In this study, we selected patients with reflux esophagitis to explore the effect of H.
Although radiation esophagitis is usually self-limited, complications, such as ulceration, perforation, and even tracheoesophageal fistula formation, can occur.
Esophagitis, or inflammation of the esophagus, remained healed in 100% of the patients in the original treatment arm.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Reflux Esophagitis (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
Thus, there was no clear association between reflux esophagitis and H.
SAN DIEGO -- Seventeen of 425 children who had eosinophilic esophagitis caused by a specific food developed the condition after outgrowing the allergy to that food, a retrospective study found.
In the present article, we describe severe fatal diphtheritic pharyngitis and esophagitis caused by Streptoeara incognita in 3 female mute swans (Cygnus olor) in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
According to the contract, Receptos will lead a Phase 2 clinical study to indicate proof-of-concept in Eosinophilic Esophagitis, an indication that is cited as an Orphan Disease by the US FDA.
Eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the esophagus characterized by eosinophilic infiltration of the esophageal epithelium.
Putting the puzzle together: epidemiological and clinical clues in the etiology of eosinophilic esophagitis.