Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease

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Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Diseas

Definition

Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is caused by recurrent reflux of gastric contents into the distal esophagus.[1]

Here are some synonyms for gastroesophageal reflux disorder (GERD):

  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) (British spelling)
  • Acid reflux disease
  • Reflux esophagitis
  • Chronic heartburn
  • Peptic esophagitis

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is caused by recurrent reflux of gastric contents into the distal esophagus.

  • Podophyllum
  • Arsenic
  • Argentum nitricum
  • Anacardium
  • Ipecac
  • Baptisia
  • Hepar sulph
  • Hernia, fatty meal
  • Diabetes mellitus, sliding hiatus
  • Prolonged gastric tube intubation
  • Scleroderma Drugs
  • Ascites, obesity, pregnancy
  • Alcohol, smoking
  • Pyloric obstruction, fatty foods
  • Gastroparesis
  • Large meals, Z-E syndrome
  • Heartburn
  • Acid regurgitation
  • Dysphasia
  • Globus sensation
  • Noncardiac Chest pain
  • Dyspepsia
  • Abdominal pain.

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