gastroesophageal reflux


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Noun1.gastroesophageal reflux - reflux of stomach contents into the esophagus
reflux - an abnormal backward flow of body fluids
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US and European gastroenterologists here present clinicians a practical manual to managing gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Instead they found that gastroesophageal reflux spurs the esophageal cells to release chemicals called cytokines which attract inflammatory cells to the esophagus.
Currently pending FDA approval, EndoFLIP provides a more physiologically relevant diagnostic test for gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Lower esophageal sphincter pressure in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease and posture and time patterns.
Symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux as a risk factor for esophageal adenocarcinoma.
The researchers used data that had been collected on 3,398 women and 3,412 men with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) who had been enrolled in any of 14 studies that tested various treatments for GERD during 2001-2004.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is due to the symptoms or tissue injury resulting from refluxed gastric contents into the esophagus.
Rapid food intake produces more gastroesophageal reflux than eating slowly, with nonacid reflux the predominant factor in the first postprandial hour, according to a presentation at Digestive Disease Week 2003.
Make sure you do indeed have good control of your gastroesophageal reflux disease, since this can trigger the spasm.
As recreational and competitive running increase in popularity, information concerning running- related gastroesophageal reflux is accumulating.
Based on your symptoms, the most common cause of your problem would be gastroesophageal reflux disease, possibly with stricture formation.
to treat acid-related disorders (such as gastroesophageal reflux disease [GERD], erosive esophagitis, active benign gastric ulcers and other conditions associated with overproduction of stomach acid), Prevacid is the first proton pump inhibitor (PPI) available in this formulation.

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