Ineffective esophageal motility: The most common motility abnormality in patients with GERD-associated respiratory symptoms Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Asthma
  • Cough
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • Laryngitis

abstract

  • IEM is the most prevalent motility abnormality in patients with GERD-associated respiratory symptoms. Coexistence of IEM with GER may place patients at high risk for respiratory symptoms due to the associated delayed esophageal acid clearance seen with this motility abnormality.

publication date

  • January 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1999.1127_e.x

PubMed ID

  • 10364008

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1464

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 94

number

  • 6