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Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome

Known as: Berdon syndrome, Megacystis, Microcolon, Intestinal Hypoperistalsis Syndrome, MMIH Syndrome 
A rare syndrome characterized by the presence of an enlarged and weak bladder (megacystis), a very small large intestine (microcolon), and weak small… 
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Significance Rare recessive monogenic diseases are often found in isolated populations. In one such population, we identified a… 
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is a rare disorder of enteric smooth muscle function affecting… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
PurposeMegacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is a rare and the most severe form of functional… 
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract We investigated small- and large-bowel specimens of three newborn infants presenting with the clinical and radiological… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND & AIMS The megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is a rare disease of childhood that… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The alpha3 subunit of the neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor is widely expressed in autonomic ganglia and in some parts of… 
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1989
1989
We report the cases of two sibs with the megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. The parents are first cousins… 
1986
1986
We report two female sibs with the megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. The parents are first cousins… 
Review
1983
Review
1983
Two newborn infants with megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome are described. Review of the literature… 
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Berdon et al. (1976) first described a syndrome comprising intestinal obstruction and microcolon and a giant urinary bladder with…