Fast Five Quiz: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Practice Essentials

B.S. Anand, MD


February 06, 2023

Typical GERD symptoms consist of heartburn and regurgitation, and a clinical diagnosis is often made on the basis of these symptoms. However, alarm symptoms such as dysphagia, odynophagia, hematemesis, weight loss, and anemia should prompt further investigation. These may be associated with complications that include strictures, ulceration, or cancer.

Learn more about complications of GERD.


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