Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology

How is gastroesophageal reflux disease classified?


Department of Gastroenterology, İstanbul University School of Medicine, İstanbul, Turkey


Clinic of Gastroenterology, Tekirdağ State Hospital, Tekirdağ, Turkey

Turk J Gastroenterol 2017; 28: Supplement S10-S11
DOI: 10.5152/tjg.2017.04
Read: 58 Downloads: 21 Published: 25 July 2019


Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most commonly diagnosed conditions in the daily practice of gastroenterologists. Due to variations in symptoms and clinical findings, differences in the severity of the disease in each patient and the fact that diverse methods are used for making a diagnosis makes a single and standard classification of this disease impossible. Here a step-approach suitable for GERD classification is summarized. 


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