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water brash heartburn with regurgitation of sour fluid or almost tasteless saliva into the mouth.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

water brash

(wah'tĕr brash),
Regurgitation of saliva and/or gastric fluid secondary to gastroesophageal reflux, the acidification of the esophagus stimulating oropharyngeal secretion.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

water brash

n.
Regurgitation of watery acid from the stomach.
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water brash

An antiquated term which variously referred to:
(1) A severe form of diarrhoea which may occur in weaned children;
(2) Heart burn; or
(3) GORD/GERD.

Most works, however, define is as heartburn; it is not used in the working medical parlance.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

water brash

Foam at the mouth Hypersalivation characteristic of reflux esophagitis–variably accompanied by chronic blood loss, anemia, aspiration, regurgitation and recurrent pneumonitis. Cf Shaving cream appearance.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

wa·ter brash

(waw'tĕr brash)
Regurgitation of saliva and/or gastric fluid due to gastroesophageal reflux.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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