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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2010 Vol.11 No.6 P.423-428


Is alcohol consumption associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease?

Author(s):  Shao-hua Chen, Jie-wei Wang, You-ming Li

Affiliation(s):  Department of Gastroenterology, the First Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China

Corresponding email(s):   zlym@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Alcohol, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Motility, Acid

Shao-hua Chen, Jie-wei Wang, You-ming Li. Is alcohol consumption associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease?[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2010, 11(6): 423-428.

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gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most common disorders with an increasing incidence and prevalence. alcohol consumption may be a risk factor for GERD; however, the relationship remains to be fully elucidated. The results of different studies are diverse and contradictory. Systematic investigations concerning this matter are inappropriate and further well-designed prospective studies are needed to clarify the effect of alcohol on GERD.

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