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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2010, Article ID 136909, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/136909
Research Article

The Association between Childhood Overweight and Reflux Esophagitis

1Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, USA
2Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, USA
3Department of Pathology, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, USA
4Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, USA
5Division of Gastroenterology & Nutrition, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, 175 Cambridge Street, CPZS-558, Boston, MA 02114, USA

Received 8 December 2009; Revised 28 February 2010; Accepted 28 February 2010

Academic Editor: Jack Adam Yanovski

Copyright © 2010 Nirav R. Patel et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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