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Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome

Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome: Introduction

Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome: A rare malformations syndrome characterized by abnormalities such as small head, eye problems, poor muscle tone, hearing problems and Hirschsprung megacolon where defective intestinal muscles are unable to move stool efficiently through the intestines. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome

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Causes of Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome

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Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the ...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" ...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some...read more »

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Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome as a "rare disease".
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  1. Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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