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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Conditions Related to GERD

The stomach acid that regurgitates from a GERD patient’s stomach back into the esophagus can cause pre-cancerous conditions, permanent scar tissue formed in the esophagus or serious ailments in the lung and throat. Other conditions related to gastroesophageal reflux disease include:

  •  Acid reflux
  •  Infant GERD
  •  Heartburn
  •  Laryngopharyngeal reflux disease
  •  Acid reflux in children (pediatric GERD)
  •  Barrett’s esophagus