Gastroesophageal reflux disease

A chronic disorder characterized by reflux of the gastric and/or duodenal contents into the distal esophagus. It is usually caused by incompetence of the lower esophageal sphincter. Symptoms include heartburn and acid indigestion. It may cause injury to the esophageal mucosa.

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reflux disease
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Identify this long-term complication of gastroesophageal reflux disease in a 55 year old male. Discuss the work up and...See More

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Barrett's esophagus.. An endoscopic biopsy to confirm the diagnosis Treatment- Get H.Pylori testing also done . If H- pylori is positive- H.P.Kit for 2 weeks followed by PPI and levosulphiride for 3 months. If negative- Rabeprazole 20 mg ...


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