GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)


GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is more commonly known as acid indigestion or heartburn. It is a burning feeling behind the breastbone. This video takes a look at the possible causes of GERD, typical symptoms, and when treatment is warranted.

Medical Reviewer: Turley, Raymond Kent, BSN, MSN, RN
Medical Reviewer: Watson, L Renee, MSN, RN

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