Gastric Reflux: Introduction
Gastric Reflux: Condition where relaxation of the sphincter at the bottom of the oesophagus allows acidic stomach contents to enter the oesophagus, causing irritation (See also Gastro-oesophageal Reflex Disease (GORD)).
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causes, and treatments of Gastric Reflux is available below.
Symptoms of Gastric Reflux
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Treatments for Gastric Reflux
- Antacid preparations
- Medications to reduce stomach acid production eg H2 receptor antagonists (ranitidine) or proton pump inhibitors (omeprazole)
- Infant GERD treatments
- Burping after breastfeeding
- Upright position after breastfeeding
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Gastric Reflux: Deaths
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Gastric Reflux: Complications
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Causes of Gastric Reflux
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Gastric Reflux: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Gastric Reflux
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed,...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad"...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the...read more »
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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastric Reflux
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