Prediction of gastroesophageal reflux in otitis media with effusion in adults.

@article{Sone2007PredictionOG,
  title={Prediction of gastroesophageal reflux in otitis media with effusion in adults.},
  author={Michihiko Sone and Yuri Yamamuro and Hideo Hayashi and Eriko Yanagi and Yoshiki Hirooka and Tsutomu Nakashima},
  journal={Acta oto-laryngologica},
  year={2007},
  volume={127 5},
  pages={
          470-3
        }
}
CONCLUSIONS The measurement of pepsinogen I (PGI) in middle-ear effusions (MEEs) and a questionnaire on the frequency symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux (GER) disease are tools that can be used to screen for the existence of GER. OBJECTIVE To seek methods that would be beneficial as a screen for the presence of GER among adult patients with OME. MATERIALS AND METHODS Fifty-eight adult outpatients with OME were asked to answer a questionnaire of the frequency scale for symptoms of GER… CONTINUE READING
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