TABLE 2

Common Presenting Symptoms of GERD in Pediatric Patients

InfantOlder Child/Adolescent
Feeding refusalAbdominal pain/heartburn
Recurrent vomitingRecurrent vomiting
Poor weight gainDysphagia
IrritabilityAsthma
Sleep disturbanceRecurrent pneumonia
Respiratory symptomsUpper airway symptoms (chronic cough, hoarse voice)