Lung

, Volume 186, Supplement 1, pp 29–34

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Chronic Cough

Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00408-007-9057-3

Cite this article as:
Tokayer, A.Z. Lung (2008) 186: 29. doi:10.1007/s00408-007-9057-3

Abstract

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common cause of unexplained chronic cough. This article reviews important clinical considerations regarding association, diagnosis, and treatment of GERD in the setting of chronic unexplained cough.

Keywords

Gastroesophageal reflux diseaseGERD Chronic unexplained cough

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityBronxUSA