Articles tagged with "esophageal-nasal reflex"

Researchers Find Evidence of Esophageal-Nasal Reflex

Does a neural reflex exist that links the esophagus and the nasal airway, possibly explaining a mechanism for the association between gastroesophageal reflux (GER) disease and chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)? Background: Many studies have shown an association between GER and CRS. The leading theory on the pathogenic mechanism is direct reflux of gastric acid into the proximal […]