water brash


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water brash

n.
Regurgitation of watery acid from the stomach.

water brash

n
(Pathology) pathol another term for heartburn
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'Most hospitals in K-P reported an increase in the number of patients suffering from diarrhea, gastritis, vomiting, epigastric discomfort and water brash during Eidul Adha in the past,' read a statement issued by the KTH, adding that apart from these complains, heavy consumption of meat has a reactive effect on the cholesterol levels in the body and could induce cardiac issues, ultimately leading to thickened arteries and aggravation of atherosclerosis in heart patients.
It said that most hospitals in the province were reporting increased number of patients to the emergency wards due to diarrhoea, gastritis, vomiting, epigastric discomfort and water brash during Eid.
All patients attending Gastro Clinic/Medicine Outpatient Department at King George Hospital with symptoms of heartburn, acid regurgitation, belching, dyspepsia and water brash were taken for the study.