Significance of Non-erosive Minimal Esophageal Lesions in Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disorder

@inproceedings{Hong2004SignificanceON,
  title={Significance of Non-erosive Minimal Esophageal Lesions in Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disorder},
  author={Sung-pyo Hong and P Park and Seong-Gyu Hwang and Kwang-Hyun Ko and Sun-Young Kwak and S Kim and Kye-Sook Kwon and Yong-Woon Shin and Ji-Kon Ryu and Kwang-Hyun Ryu and Sang-Jong Park and Wook-Hee Won and Hyo-Min Yoo and H Bae and Min-Jung Park and Y Woo and Kyung-Chul Kim and Kyung Hee Kim and Seon-Hwa Na and Jung-Wan Kim},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of internal medicine},
  year={2004}
}
BACKGROUND Non-erosive reflux disorder, which represents more than 60% of gastro-esophageal reflux disorders, lacks objective parameters for diagnosis. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the correlation between non-erosive minimal lesions at the lower esophagus and gastro-esophageal reflux disorder. METHODS Patients were asked to answer a symptom questionnaire. The endoscopic findings were either graded by LA classification or recorded as non-erosive minimal lesions. Patients with… CONTINUE READING