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Hiatus hernia and heartburn
  1. E. W. Gillison,
  2. W. M. Capper,
  3. G. R. Airth,
  4. M. J. Gibson,
  5. I. Bradford


    The symptoms in a group of 80 patients with a pure sliding hiatus hernia were investigated using the pyloric regulation test (Capper, Airth, and Kilby, 1966). It was found that there was a high correlation between the symptoms of heartburn and the reflux of duodenal barium into the stomach.

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