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Is there a connection between autonomic dysfuction (dysautonomia) and GERD?My wife has btoh - and when dysautonomia came into play she also got GERD

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Dr. Aron Tendler
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In brief: Yes

Gastroesophageal reflux is mediated/ controlled by the autonomic nervous system.
Specifically the parasympathetic fibers that originate from dorsal nucleus of the vagus nerve and the nucleus ambiguus of the vagus nerve.

In brief: Yes

Gastroesophageal reflux is mediated/ controlled by the autonomic nervous system.
Specifically the parasympathetic fibers that originate from dorsal nucleus of the vagus nerve and the nucleus ambiguus of the vagus nerve.
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