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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… Expand
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2015
2015
Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is characterized by marked dilatation of the bladder and… Expand
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2014
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2014
Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is a rare disorder of enteric smooth muscle function affecting… Expand
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is the most severe form of functional intestinal… Expand
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2002
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2002
Abstract We investigated small- and large-bowel specimens of three newborn infants presenting with the clinical and radiological… Expand
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND & AIMS The megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is a rare disease of childhood that… Expand
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1999
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1999
The alpha3 subunit of the neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor is widely expressed in autonomic ganglia and in some parts of… Expand
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1993
1993
Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) is characterized by hypoperistalsis in the presence of ganglion… Expand
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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… Expand
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1986
1986
We report two female sibs with the megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. The parents are first cousins… Expand
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1980
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1980
Berdon et al. (1976) first described a syndrome comprising intestinal obstruction and microcolon and a giant urinary bladder with… Expand
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