Visceral Myopathy of Intestinal Pseudoobstruction

  title={Visceral Myopathy of Intestinal Pseudoobstruction},
  author={Sang-Yong Song and Je Geun Chi and Jeong Kee Seo and Jung-Hwan Choi and Kwi won Park},
= Abstract = Intestinal pseudoobstruction is a syndrome complex caused by a variety of disorders of various etiology. It can be classified pathologically as visceral myopathy and visceral neuropathy. The sporadic form of visceral myopathy is characterized histologically by vacuolar degeneration and fibrosis of smooth muscle but differs from the familial form only by the absence of other affected family members. We studied 6 cases with intestinal pseudoobstruction classified as sporadic visceral… CONTINUE READING