Medical Dictionary: Acid Reflux


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Acid Reflux: Another name for Reflux.
Acid Reflux (condition): Rising stomach acid up the esophagus
Acid Reflux (condition): Reflux refers to the stomach acid rising up the "wrong way" back up the esophagus and sometimes into the mouth. Pain from reflux is called heartburn. Chronic reflux that reoccurs or persists may be caused by GERD.

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