The role of 24 h pH-recording in pediatric otolaryngologic gastro-esophageal reflux disease.

@article{Abbeele2003TheRO,
  title={The role of 24 h pH-recording in pediatric otolaryngologic gastro-esophageal reflux disease.},
  author={T Van Den Abbeele and V Couloigner and Christophe Faure and Philippe Narcy},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2003},
  volume={67 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S95-100
        }
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the role of 24 h pH monitoring for the diagnosis of otolaryngologic including rhinologic manifestations of gastro-esophageal reflux (GER) in children and if possible to correlate the results with the efficacy of medical treatment. This is a retrospective study of 72 children from January 1997 to December 1999. The children were separated into three groups according to the main symptoms (although association of symptoms was frequent): rhinologic (n=28… CONTINUE READING