Jan, by email AANXIETY is often a factor with night sweats, but other causes include infection, an overactive thyroid gland, the menopause, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, diabetes, TB, medication side effects and even nightmares.
What does GOR stand for?
GOR stands for Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Introduction Parents or professionals may be concerned that a baby has gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), particularly if their baby cries more than parents think is acceptable, is unsettled, appears to be in pain/discomfort or brings back milk.
Heartburn or Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) as it is medically referred to was one of the topics during a community health lecture at the Ismaili Centre organised by the Dubai Representative Office of The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi on September 8, 2012.
There are a number of conditions that can cause this type of hiccuping, including gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (stomach acid flowing back into the oesophagus), laryngitis, gastroenteritis and diabetes.
His past history included ileal ulceration diagnosed on capsule endoscopy, as well as gastro-oesophageal reflux and osteoporosis.
Against the odds McKenzie fought back and was able to go home but was back in hospital at 10 days old with vomiting and tests showed he was suffering from gastro-oesophageal reflux, a problem that would lead to him being permanently fed through a tube.
Gastro-oesophageal reflux is common in babies because they need to feed often and yet have small stomachs and a short oesophagus.