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Gastroesophageal Reflux and Interstitial Lung Disease

  • E. Marangio
  • D. Olivieri

Abstract

Gastroesophageal reflux (GER) is an abnormal condition which causes the gastrointestinal contents to return to the esophagus, owing to alterations in the mechanisms which control gastroesophageal continence function [1].

Keywords

Gastroesophageal Reflux Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Interstitial Lung Disease Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Aspiration Pneumonia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Marangio
    • 1
  • D. Olivieri
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Respiratory DiseaseUniversity of ParmaItaly

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