Entry from US English dictionary
A condition in which acidic gastric fluid is regurgitated into the esophagus, causing heartburn.
- The patient never complained of any symptoms of regurgitation or acid reflux after the first transplantation.
- More than 25 percent of the 15,000 participants in the study said they experienced nighttime acid reflux.
- Other studies have confirmed that chewing sugarless gum for 30 minutes after a meal can help ease acid reflux.
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Syllabification: ac·id re·flux
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