Topics Discussed: gastroenterology and hepatology; gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Sections: Definitions and Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, Differential Diagnosis, Clinical Features in Infants, Clinical Features in Older Children, Extraesophageal Manifestations of GERD, Diagnosis, Management, Lifestyle Changes, Tube Feedings, Pharmacological Intervention, Conclusions, References.
Excerpt:" Gastroesophageal reflux (GER) frequently resolves most commonly by 1 year of age. However, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) can become a chronic condition in some children...."
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