Gastroesophageal reflux disease

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A 53-year-old man, who is otherwise healthy and has a 20-year history of occasional heartburn, reports having had worsening heartburn for the past 12 months, with daily symptoms that disturb his sleep. He reports having had no dysphagia, gastrointestinal bleeding, or weight loss and in fact has recently gained 20 lb (9 kg). What would you advise regarding his evaluation and treatment?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1700
Number of pages1
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Issue number16
StatePublished - Oct 16 2008

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