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What is silent reflux?

Dr. Moshe Ephrat, MD
Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT Specialist)

Silent reflux is acid reflux that presents with throat complaints rather than heartburn, so many don't realize they are actually suffering from acid reflux.

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

Silent reflux is a common condition, but one that can lead to esophageal cancer. In this video, laryngologist Jamie Koufman, director of the Voice Institute of New York tells Dr. Oz how reflux can do so much damage.

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