What is the role of manometry in the workup of pediatric gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)?

Updated: Mar 14, 2019
  • Author: Steven M Schwarz, MD, FAAP, FACN, AGAF; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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This is becoming a more accessible tool for use in infants and children. It is used to assess esophageal motility and lower esophageal sphincter (LES) function.


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