gastro-oesophageal


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gastro-oesophageal

adjective Referring to the stomach and oesophagus.

gastro-oesophageal

Pertaining to the stomach and the OESOPHAGUS.
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2010) Gastro-oesophageal reflux and gastro-oesophageal disease in infants and children.
The influence of gender on the aetiology of gastro-oesophageal reflux, Barrett's oesophagus and oesophageal adenocarcinoma: The University of Birmingham.
A comparison of the efficacy of the alginate preparation, Gaviscon Advance, with placebo in the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.
A common initial indicator of EoE in children is gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) that does not respond to proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy (Lucendo 2010).
1 demonstrates this unusual-appearing stomach with the pylorus and gastro-oesophageal (GO) junction closely approximated to each other.
Jan, by email AANXIETY is often a factor with night sweats, but other causes include infection, an overactive thyroid gland, the menopause, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, diabetes, TB, medication side effects and even nightmares.
The usual aetiology is either due to gastro-oesophageal varices or ulcers.
Symptoms of the condition, known in full as gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (Gord), include heartburn, an unpleasant sour taste in the mouth caused by stomach acid coming back up and difficulty swallowing.
Researchers at The University of Nottingham and ClinRisk Ltd have shown that the algorithm is successful in identifying those suffering with gastro-oesophageal cancer and lung cancer at an earlier stage by 'red-flagging' potentially worrying combinations of symptoms and risk factors.
Her past medical history included right facial nerve palsy, a transient ischaemic attack, stable angina, hypertension, sleep apnoea treated with non-invasive assisted ventilation at night, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, gastro-oesophageal reflux, colitis, insulin-dependent diabetes, hypo-thyroidism and hyperuricaemia.
He denied loss of appetite, haematemesis or symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.
Gastro-oesophageal reflux is common in babies because they need to feed often and yet have small stomachs and a short oesophagus.