"Gastroesophageal Reflux" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Retrograde flow of gastric juice (GASTRIC ACID) and/or duodenal contents (BILE ACIDS; PANCREATIC JUICE) into the distal ESOPHAGUS, commonly due to incompetence of the LOWER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER.
- Gastroesophageal Reflux
- Gastric Acid Reflux
- Acid Reflux, Gastric
- Reflux, Gastric Acid
- Gastric Acid Reflux Disease
- Reflux, Gastroesophageal
- Gastro-oesophageal Reflux
- Gastro oesophageal Reflux
- Reflux, Gastro-oesophageal
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
- Esophageal Reflux
- Gastro-Esophageal Reflux
- Gastro Esophageal Reflux
- Reflux, Gastro-Esophageal
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Gastroesophageal Reflux".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Gastroesophageal Reflux".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Gastroesophageal Reflux" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Gastroesophageal Reflux" was a major or minor topic of these publication.