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Dyspepsia in England and Scotland.

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A validated postal questionnaire has been used to establish the prevalence of dyspeptic symptoms in five geographical locations from the south coast of England to the north of Scotland. The six month period prevalence of dyspepsia in the 7428 respondents to the questionnaire is 41% and equal between the sexes, with similar prevalence rates in the centres studied. There is considerable overlap between upper abdominal symptoms and symptoms of heartburn; 56% of patients with dyspepsia experience...

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10.1136/gut.31.4.401

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
Gut
Volume:
31
Issue:
4
Pages:
401-405
Publication date:
1990-04-01
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EISSN:
1468-3288
ISSN:
0017-5749
Source identifiers:
223101
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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