GE REFLUX full form

Meaning : GastroEsophageal reflux scan

Category : Medical
Sub Category : Clinical testing
Type : Abbreviation

What does GE REFLUX mean or stand for ?

This type of scan is ordered by a physician for a patient who suffers from frequent indigestion,acidity or GERD.Due to the reflux action of the stomach gases to rise into the Esophagus,this can cause discomfort and nausea.If this happens for a prolonged amount of time,then a GE REFLUX scan is ordered.