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HElP! Gut Aches During Indigestion” is an easy-to-remember acronym that can help you to quickly recall the top diseases and health conditions related to GERD. From hernias to irritable bowel syndrome, this mnemonic covers them all.

As medical and nursing students, it’s crucial to have a solid understanding of GERD and its related conditions since they can have significant impacts on patients’ lives.

As a medical student, I know firsthand the amount of information we are expected to remember. With so many diseases and conditions to learn, it can be overwhelming to keep track of all the details. 

Doctors can also use it to refresh their memory and make accurate diagnoses. With so many patients to see and so much information to remember, it’s essential to have quick and reliable tools like this to help us provide the best possible care for our patients.

Diseases/Health Conditions Closely Related To GERD :

For this we took the help Malacards (GERD) to identify them according to top affiliating genes


Then we converted the realated diseases to a beautiful mnemonic as follows :

  • H – Hernia, Hiatus
  • E – Esophagitis
  • P – Peptic Esophagitis, Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • G – Gastroparesis, Gastritis, Gastrointestinal System Disease
  • A – Achalasia
  • D – Dyskinesia of Esophagus
  • I – Irritable Bowel Syndrome



Mnemonic: HElP! Gut Aches During Indigestion.”

Dr. Arin Nandi

Passionate About Medical Science & Helping Future Doctors Achieve Top Ranks In Medical Exams. He is professionally a dentist as well as a public health expert from JIPMER (1), (2)working in health department