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Glossary: esophageal reflux, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

esophageal reflux

(ee-SAH-fuh-JEE-ul REE-flux)

The backward flow of stomach acid contents into the esophagus (the tube that connects the mouth to the stomach). Also called gastric reflux and gastroesophageal reflux.

2004-10-25

2007-01-31