Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease(GERD)

It is commonly known as heartburn. Backflow of gastric and /or duodenal substance into the oesophagus and past the lower oesophageal sphincter(LES), without related belching or vomiting. Reflux may cause manifestations or pathologic changes. Obesity is an important risk factor for GERD. Causes are dietary factor, lifestyle factor (Being overweight or obese), Medications (Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Beta blockers and Oestrogen).

  • Endoscopy
  • Biopsy
  • Esophageal manometry
  • Acid perfusion
  • Ambulatory 24-hour pH monitoring
  • Barium esophagography

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