GERD


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Related to GERD: hiatal hernia, acid reflux
AcronymDefinition
GERDGastroesophageal Reflux Disease
GERDGastroesophageal Reflux Disorder
GERDGross Domestic Expenditure on R&D (OECD definition)
GERDGross Expenditure on Research and Development
GERDGeothermal Energy Research and Development (est. 1975; Japan)
GERDGraduate, Earn, Retire, Die
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McCoul from the Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans Mexico explained that GERD was associated with cancer in older adults in the respiratory and upper digestive tracts.
However, for erosive GERD and more frequent heartburn symptoms, physicians may prescribe a proton pump inhibitor or an H2 blocker.
Since there is no baseline data available in Pakistan to determine the lifestyle practices of GERD patients so the purpose of this study was to assess the patients' lifestyle modifications after being diagnosed with GERD.
The PPIs constitute the next major market share and are the first line treatment in moderate to severe GERD.
Conclusion: Sympathovagal balance seems to be disrupted in patients with GERD, with dominance of the parasympathetic system and an increased risk of arrhythmias, although AF was not significantly more frequent in these patients.
Learning your trigger foods is a good first step in getting your GERD under control.
Former minister of foreign affairs Nabil Fahmy said on Tuesday in an interview with a privately owned TV channel that the Egyptian government has to disclose everything pertaining to GERD to the public.
The prevalence of GERD rose stepwise with increasing age, from the low single digits in 18- to 34-year-olds to a peak in the 55- to 64-year-old age group, where the prevalence was 13.
The most important GERD symptom from the dental perspective is regurgitation, resulting in transportation of acidic gastric juices in the mouth following a reflux episode.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global GERD drugs market to grow at a CAGR of 2.
GERD = GER + D, or reflux that's causing symptoms or problems.