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Gerd is sometimes a misspelling of glowed or guard.


Who is Gerd?

Gerd a.k.a. Gerd Roscher is a film director, film editor, screenwriter, film producer and cinematographer.


  1. Gerd is a fictional character from the 1990 film Europa Europa.
  2. Gerd is a fictional character from the 1991 film Manta, Manta.
  3. Gerd is a fictional character from the 2003 film Slim Susie.
  4. Gerd is a fictional character from Tomorrow My Love.
  5. Gerd is a fictional character from the 2005 film Made in YU.
  6. Gerd is a fictional character from the 1982 film Mamma.
  7. Gerd is a fictional character from the 1980 film The Big Red One.
  8. Gerd is a fictional character from the 1992 drama Hjerter i slør.
  9. Gerd is a fictional character from the 1967 film Alle Jahre wieder.
  10. Gerd is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Invention of Love.
  11. Gerd is a fictional character from the 2002 film A Map of the Heart.
  12. Gerd is a fictional character from the 2012 film Jeder Tag zählt.

There are other characters with in their name, like Gerd Becker and Gerd von Rundstedt.


  1. 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.
  2. gerD is a gene.

Phrases with Gerd

  1. Tillandsia Gerd-Muelleri
  2. karl rudolf gerd von rundstedt
  3. Species Tillandsia Gerd-Muelleri

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Google previewThe Physiology of Sexist and Racist Oppression (2015)

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...

Google previewEmergency 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...

Google previewThe Brigham Intensive Review of Internal Medicine (2011)

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 ...

Google previewThe Human Microbiome, An Issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine, (2014)

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 ...

Google previewGastroesophageal Reflux Disease, An issue of Gastroenterology Clinics of North America, (2014)

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 ...

Google previewMedical Terminology For Dummies (2015)

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 ...

Google previewGastrointestinal 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.

Google previewThe Canadian Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine (2012)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Medicine (2010)

by Lyle J. Micheli, M.D.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Gastroesophageal reflux disease ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (2009)

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 ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Senior Health and Well-being (2003)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Clinical Child and Pediatric Psychology (2012)

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 ...

Google previewChronic Diseases: An Encyclopedia of Causes, Effects, and Treatments [2 volumes] (2016)

by Jean Kaplan Teichroew

GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GERD) Gastroesophageal reflux disease, also known as GERD, ...

Google previewThe Eat Right 4 Your Type The complete Blood Type Encyclopedia (2002)

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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The responsibility of commanding the invasion fell to me, and the task was assigned to my Army Group. (Gerd von Rundstedt)
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