What is throatburn reflux?

Jonathan Aviv, MD
Ear, Nose & Throat (Otolaryngology)
Throatburn reflux is acid reflux disease without the classic symptom of heartburn; symptoms can include a burning throat, chronic cough and throat clearing, and hoarseness. In this video, otolaryngologist Jonathan Aviv, MD, defines throatburn reflux.

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