Laryngopharyngeal reflux – the unusual suspect

Katya Assenova, Stefan Stoyanov & Desislava Skerleva
Laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) refers to the backflow of stomach contents into the hypopharynx and larynx. It differs from classical gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in many ways. Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) have become the treatment of choice but there are significant controversies concerning[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]