Quiz: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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In gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), repeated reflux may irritate the cells lining the esophagus. Prolonged irritation causes the cells lining the esophagus to change, resulting in a condition called Barrett esophagus. These cells are prone to which of the following conditions in some people?

  • A.

    Ulcers in the esophagus

  • B.

    Cancer of the esophagus

  • C.

    Bleeding in the esophagus

  • D.

    Narrowing of the esophagus (esophageal stricture)

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