Gastroesophageal reflux disease in a low-income region in Turkey


Bor S. , MANDIRACIOGLU A. , KITAPCIOGLU G. , CAYMAZ-BOR C. , GILBERT R.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, cilt.100, ss.759-765, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 100 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2005.41065.x
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.759-765

Özet

OBJECTIVES: Detailed population-based data regarding the prevalence and symptom profile of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in underdeveloped and developing Caucasian countries are lacking. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and clinical spectrum of GERD in a low-income region in Turkey.