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Risk of Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease in Bronchial Asthma-A Prospective Study Using FSSG Scale and Gastroesophageal Endoscopy

@article{Gaude2016RiskOG,
  title={Risk of Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease in Bronchial Asthma-A Prospective Study Using FSSG Scale and Gastroesophageal Endoscopy},
  author={G. Gaude and J. Hattiholi and Giriraj Bhoma and Santosh D. Hajare},
  journal={Archives of Medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={8}
}
  • G. Gaude, J. Hattiholi, +1 author Santosh D. Hajare
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Archives of Medicine
  • Background: Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic disorder of the upper gastrointestinal tract with global distribution. GERD often coexists with asthma and is often responsible for the repeated exacerbations. In India, there is limited data on the exact prevalence of GERD in bronchial asthma. Objective: To investigate the prevalence of GERD in adult patients with bronchial asthma. Materials and Methods: A total of 60 patients with confirmed diagnosis of bronchial asthma… CONTINUE READING

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