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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Bajbouj, M; Becker, V; Neuber, M; Schmid, RM; Meining, A 
Titel:
Combined pH-metry/impedance monitoring increases the diagnostic yield in patients with atypical gastroesophageal reflux symptoms. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Globus sensations, hoarseness and chronic cough are suggested to be atypical manifestations of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). The aim of the study was to investigate whether combined pH-metry and multichannel intraluminal impedance monitoring increases the diagnostic yield. METHODS: 41 patients with atypical GERD symptoms were included in the study. Globus sensation was the dominant symptom in 23 patients (56.1%). The remaining 18 patients (43.9%) complained mainly about hoa...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Digestion 
Jahr:
2007 
Band / Volume:
76 
Heft / Issue:
3-4 
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
223-8 
Sprache:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0012-2823 
TUM Einrichtung:
II. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik