DIFFICULT TO DIAGNOSE
CHALLENGING TO MANAGE
Esophageal disease patients can have similar symptoms — but their diseases may be different. This means tests aren't always conclusive and treatment isn't always effective:
Our solutions help you objectively evaluate the root cause of esophageal motility disorders and GERD:
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Risk Information: Similar to most procedures, the products featured here have inherent procedure risks associated. Please refer to the individual product user manuals for detailed information.
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