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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In our study, body of the stomach was the commonest tumour location (32.7%), followed by gastro-oesophageal junction (25.5%), while HER2 3+ positivity was most commonly seen in tumours of fundus area (31.6%).
(7) Gastro-oesophageal reflux is infrequent, mild and often related to food or drink.
Determinants of oesophageal 'alkaline' pH environment in controls and patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.
Gastro-oesophageal reflux in children is fairly common as reported by various studies.
Vieth et al., "Quality of life in relation to symptoms in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease- an analysis based on the ProGERD initiative," Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, vol.
A vitamin pill, which can be fairly large, could cause either irritating the oesophagus as it goes down or allowing some acid from the stomach to pass up into the oesophagus as the pill goes through the muscular ring separating these two organs, the gastro-oesophageal sphincter.'
Therefore, carcinoma of stomach and gastro-oesophageal junction poses a major global health problem.
[1] OSs are occasionally seen in children with untreated gastro-oesophageal reflux, most notably in those with neurological impairment, and also after oesophageal infections, especially in HIV-positive children.
Obesity with BMI (>30kg/m2) increases the risk of conditions such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, cardiac diseases, high cholesterol, fatty liver disease, gallstones, and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, as well as psychological and psychiatric morbidities.
Gastro-oesophageal intussusception after Nissen-fundoplication.
Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is a common condition, where that strong acid from the stomach leaks up into the gullet.