The phenomenon of mutual aggravation of COVID-19 and gastroesophageal reflux disease with laryngopharyngeal manifestations

August 23, 2022
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The article analyzes the latest scientific data regarding the mechanism of cough as an atypical manifestation of gastroesophageal reflux disease and its relationship with cough in COVID-19. It was concluded that the combination of a patient with gastroesophageal reflux disease, especially the atypical laryngopharyngeal form, with COVID-19 causes a mutually aggravating effect and requires a balanced approach to treatment. In the absence of erosive lesions of the esophagus, it is advisable to use alginic acid drugs or antacids, as well as their combinations, as the first line of treatment for patients at the primary stage.

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