esophageal reflux


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Related to esophageal reflux: esophagitis, Esophageal stricture
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Noun1.esophageal reflux - reflux of stomach contents into the esophagus
reflux - an abnormal backward flow of body fluids
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Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), commonly known as acid reflux, is that uncomfortable condition when food flows back into the oesophagus causing heartburn and excessive coughing.
NORWALK, Connecticut, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly published peer-reviewed paper concludes that Stretta therapy is a safe, effective and durable treatment for gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Gastro esophageal reflux, also known as acid reflux, occurs when the stomach contents reflux back up into the food pipe (esophagus) and/or mouth, explains Dr Vijay Anand, Specialist Internal Medicine, Gastroentrology, Zulekha Hospital Dubai.
This included a 133-minute episode of esophageal reflux when the patient was recumbent, with sensed heartburn (figure 2).
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.
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.