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Author(s):
Storr, M.; Meining, A.; Allescher, H.-D. 
Title:
Pathophysiology and Pharmacological Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 
Abstract:
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most common diagnoses in a gastroenterologist’s practice. Gastroesophageal reflux describes the retrograde movement of gastric contents through the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) to the esophagus. It is a common, normal phenomenon which may occur with or without accompanying symptoms. Symptoms associated with GERD include heartburn, acid regurgitation, noncardiac chest pain, dysphagia, globus pharyngitis, chronic cough, asthma, hoarseness, l...    »
 
Keywords:
Gastroesophageal reflux disease; TLESR; Pathophysiology; Treatment 
Journal title:
Digestive Diseases 
Year:
2000 
Journal volume:
18 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
93--102 
Publisher:
S. Karger AG 
Publisher address:
Basel, Switzerland 
Print-ISSN:
1421-9875 
E-ISSN:
1421-9875 
Notes:
Dieser Beitrag ist mit Zustimmung des Rechteinhabers aufgrund einer (DFG-geförderten) Allianz- bzw. Nationallizenz frei zugänglich. This publication is with permission of the rights owner freely accessible due to an Alliance licence and a national licence (funded by the DFG, German Research Foundation) respectively.