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What is Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome?

What is Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome?

  • Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: A rare genetic disorder which affects a number of body systems and manifests results in symptoms such as droopy eyelids, progressive eye muscle weakness, gastrointestinal dysmotility, brain disease, thin body, peripheral neuropathy and muscle disease.

Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: Introduction

Types of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome:

Broader types of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome:

How serious is Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome?

Complications of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: see complications of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

What causes Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome?

Causes of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: see causes of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

What are the symptoms of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome?

Symptoms of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: see symptoms of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

Complications of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: see complications of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

Onset of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: 2nd - 5th decade

Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome.
Treatments for Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome: see treatments for Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

Name and Aliases of Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

Main name of condition: Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome

Other names or spellings for Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome:

MNGIE, myoneurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome, POLIP syndrome, polyneuropathy, ophthalmoplegia, leukoencephalopathy and intestinal pseudoobstruction, Polyneuropathy, ophthalmoplegia, leukoencephalopathy, and intestinal, Pseudoobstruction, MNGIE without leukoencephalopathy, included, MNGIE syndrome

 

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