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Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome

Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: Introduction

Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: A rare and usually lethal gastrointestinal disorder involving dysfunction of the bowel and bladder due to abnormalities of the smooth muscle. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome is available below.

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Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome

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Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...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...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 "good" bacteria in...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" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely...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 over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed...read more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or other...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...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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Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome:

Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome, or a subtype of Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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