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Descriptor English:   Gastroesophageal Reflux 
Descriptor Spanish:   Reflujo Gastroesofágico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Refluxo Gastroesofágico 
Synonyms English:   Acid Reflux, Gastric
Esophageal Reflux
Gastric Acid Reflux
Gastric Acid Reflux Disease
Gastro Esophageal Reflux
Gastro oesophageal Reflux
Gastro-Esophageal Reflux
Gastro-oesophageal Reflux
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Reflux, Gastric Acid
Reflux, Gastro-Esophageal
Reflux, Gastro-oesophageal
Reflux, Gastroesophageal  
Tree Number:   C06.405.117.119.500.484
Definition English:   Retrograde flow of gastric juice (GASTRIC ACID) and/or duodenal contents (BILE ACIDS; PANCREATIC JUICE) into the distal ESOPHAGUS, commonly due to incompetence of the LOWER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER. 
Indexing Annotation English:   note ESOPHAGITIS, REFLUX see ESOPHAGITIS, PEPTIC is available
See Related English:   Esophageal Sphincter, Lower
History Note English:   84; was ESOPHAGEAL REFLUX 1964-83 (Prov 1964-65) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   24004 
Unique Identifier:   D005764 

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