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Who is Gerd?
Gerd a.k.a. Gerd Roscher is a film director, film editor, screenwriter, film producer and cinematographer.
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- Gerd is a fictional character from the 1990 film Europa Europa.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 1991 film Manta, Manta.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 2003 film Slim Susie.
- Gerd is a fictional character from Tomorrow My Love.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 2005 film Made in YU.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 1982 film Mamma.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 1980 film The Big Red One.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 1992 drama Hjerter i slør.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 1967 film Alle Jahre wieder.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Invention of Love.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 2002 film A Map of the Heart.
- Gerd is a fictional character from the 2012 film Jeder Tag zählt.
- GERD a.k.a. Gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, gastric reflux disease, acid reflux disease, or reflux is a chronic symptom of mucosal damage caused by stomach acid coming up from the stomach into the esophagus.
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- gerD is a gene.
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by Shannon Sullivan
GERD is an involuntary condition, most likely with an inherited component since GERD tends to run in families. (Note that “inherited” does not...
Emergency Medicine (2012)
Clinical Essentials (Expert Consult -- Online) by James G. Adams
The primary pathophysiologic mechanism contributing to the development of GERD is an incompetent lower esophageal sphincter...
by Ajay K. Singh, Joseph Loscalzo
GERD is a chronic disorder that occurs as a result of the retrograde flow of gastroduodenal contents into the esophagus, resulting in a variable spectrum of symptoms. Transient inappropriate relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter is the ...
by Matthew R. Pincus
Symptomatic GERD is a strong risk factor for EAC,5,6 with increasing odds of an association as symptoms manifest for a longer duration or with increased frequency.7 However, esophagitis may develop in patients without significant acid ...
by Joel E Richter
The term “atypical GERD” is used in situations where the predominant symptoms are extraesophageal such as cough, laryngitis, and asthma.1 GERD is a common disorder with a prevalence of approximately 20% in the United States.2 The ...
by Beverley Henderson, Jennifer Lee Dorsey
GERD means gastroesophageal reflux disease. It refers to the backward flow of gastrointestinal contents into the esophagus. ✓ IBS: Irritable bowel syndrome is a group of symptoms including diarrhea, abdominal bloating, cramping, and ...
Gastrointestinal Cancer (2007)
by Jaffer A. Ajani, Steven A. Curley, Nora A. Janjan, Patrick M. Lynch
Persistent GERD is an independent risk factor for esophageal adenocarcinoma ( Cossentino and Wong, 2003). Repetitive injury to the esophageal mucosa from exposure to gastric contents appears to predispose individuals to metaplasia.
by Sherry Torkos
ACID REFLUX (GERD) Acid reflux, known medically as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), is a disease in which stomach acid flows back (refluxes) into your esophagus (food pipe). This causes burning and pain, which is commonly ...
by Lyle J. Micheli, M.D.
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Gastroesophageal reflux disease ...
With 213 Tables by Florian Lang
MARCUS SCHMITT Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectiology, UKD, Heinrich-Heine-University, Duesseldorf, Germany Synonyms GERD Definition and Characteristics GERD is a disease with symptoms suggestive of reflux or its ...
by Joseph Kandel, Christine A. Adamec
gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) A disease characterized by a severe and chronic backflow (“reflux”) of digestive acids into the esophagus and sometimes into the ...
by Thomas H. Ollendick, Carolyn S. Schroeder
A small proportion of infants and children develop gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), which is characterized by complications such as inflammation of the esophagus (esophagitis), poor weight gain, and perhaps reactive airway ...
by Jean Kaplan Teichroew
GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GERD) Gastroesophageal reflux disease, also known as GERD, ...
by Dr. Peter J. D'Adamo, Catherine Whitney
Blood Group Links Blood group O, with naturally high stomach acid production, is much more prone to develop GERD. However, when blood group A contracts GERD, it is more likely to advance to the precancerous condition, Barrett's ...
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