TITLE

Symptomatic gastro-oesophageal reflux in a patient with achlorhydia

AUTHOR(S)
Bredenoord, A. J.; Baron, A.; Smout, A. J. P. M.
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Gut;Jul2006, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p1054
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on symptomatic gastro-oesophageal reflux in achlorhydria.
ACCESSION #
21399654

 

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