Esophagopharyngeal reflux Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal
  • Esophagus
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux

abstract

  • EPR is characterized by regurgitation of proximal esophageal contents into the laryngopharynx. The symptoms are similar to LPR. EPR appears to be caused by a disorder of volume clearance and esophageal dysmotility not acid and peptic injury.

publication date

  • January 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.otohns.2007.09.006

PubMed ID

  • 18164994

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 57

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 138

number

  • 1