reflux oesophagitis


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reflux oesophagitis

Inflammation of the lining at the lower end of the gullet from abnormal upwards movement of acidic stomach contents. This is the cause of the symptom of heartburn.
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To prevent confounding in this study, sixteen were excluded due to presence of reflux oesophagitis in 15 patients and duodenal growth in one patient.
Eradication of Helicobacter pylori does not increase acid reflux in patients with mild to moderate reflux oesophagitis.
18 Rome III Criteria for Non-Erosive Reflux Disease (NERD) is an abnormal acid exposure or a positive symptoms-reflux association in the absence of macroscopic endoscopic signs of reflux oesophagitis.
That this patient was variously misdiagnosed and treated for acute gastritis, myocardial infarction, and reflux oesophagitis attests to this fact.
CYP2C19 genetic polymorphism also affects the therapeutic outcome of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), reflux oesophagitis and duodenal ulcers.
Systematic review of proton pump inhibitors for the acute treatment of reflux oesophagitis.
The bench rejected his claim that a long-standing medical disorder, reflux oesophagitis, which causes stomach acid to be belched into the mouth, may have affected the breathalyser reading.
The court heard that Gregson has a long-standing medical condition, reflux oesophagitis, which causes stomach acid to flow back into the throat.
A THERE is a new tablet called Nexium for reflux oesophagitis (heartburn) and mild gastric ulcers.