Factors Affecting the Prevalence of Gastro-oesophageal Reflux in Childhood Corrosive Oesophageal Strictures

Iskit S. H. , Ozcelik Z., ALKAN M. , Turker S., ZORLUDEMİR Ü.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.31, no.2, pp.137-142, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2014.13276
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.137-142


Background: Gastro-oesophageal reflux may accompany the corrosive oesophageal damage caused by the ingestion of corrosive substances and affect its treatment. The factors that affect the development of reflux in these cases and their effects on treatment still remain unclear.