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Reflux Characteristics in Health and Disease

  • A. H. Hölscher
  • H. F. Weiser

Abstract

Via the development of a solid state pH-metry with little discomfort to patients it has become possible to quantitatively assess the gastroesophageal reflux (GER) in health and disease under almost physiological conditions. Based on initial studies of healthy subjects we have attempted to establish the borderline between physiological and pathological reflux (9).

Keywords

Gastroesophageal Reflux Reflux Disease Lower Esophageal Sphincter Reflux Esophagitis Gastrointestinal Motility 
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  • A. H. Hölscher
  • H. F. Weiser

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