Articles tagged with "acidic reflux"

Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis Is a Reflux Mediated Disease

Is there evidence of extraesophageal reflux (EER) in idiopathic subglottic stenosis (iSGS)? Background: Although a subset is related to identifiable trauma, many stenoses in the upper airway are deemed idiopathic. Theories involving the etiology of iSGS have centered around two possibilities: that an occult condition leads to mucosal scarring of the cricotracheal junction and that it […]