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Silent reflux: Laryngopharyngeal reflux disease: Signs, symptoms, and treatments  
Abstract:  This booklet explains the signs, symptoms, and treatments for silent reflux disease, also called laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR). Diagnostic tests are described, including pH/impedance monitoring, manometry, esophagoscopy, and barium swallow. Self-care tips for reducing reflux are also included.
Author: Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2004, August 1, 2010
UWMC Availability:  Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
General Topics:  Symptoms and General Pathology; Digestive System Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Stomach; Signs and Symptoms; Self Treatment; Self Care; Medication; Laryngeal Diseases; Esophagus; Digestive System Disorders; Diagnostic Tests
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #2794

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