Definition: INFLAMMATION of the ESOPHAGUS that is caused by the reflux of GASTRIC JUICE with contents of the STOMACH and DUODENUM.
Synonyms (terms occurring on more labels are shown first): reflux esophagitis, reflux oesophagitis
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