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What are some common complications of gerd?
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Dr. John McMahan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: GERD
Gerd can be a factor in a number of conditions: sinusitis, asthma, sore throat, laryngitis, snoring and sleep apnea, cough, pneumonia, wheezing, copd, chronic bronchitis, lung abscesses, chevy pain, heartburn, barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer.
Even GI specialists can fail to connect gerd with these other issues - they are primarily looking for malignancy.

In brief: GERD
Gerd can be a factor in a number of conditions: sinusitis, asthma, sore throat, laryngitis, snoring and sleep apnea, cough, pneumonia, wheezing, copd, chronic bronchitis, lung abscesses, chevy pain, heartburn, barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer.
Even GI specialists can fail to connect gerd with these other issues - they are primarily looking for malignancy.
Dr. John McMahan
Dr. John McMahan
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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine
In brief: Reflux
Common complications include esophagitis, strictures and barret' esophagus.

In brief: Reflux
Common complications include esophagitis, strictures and barret' esophagus.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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