Familial visceral myopathy

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Familial visceral myopathy

Synonyms: Familial hollow visceral myopathy | Hereditary hollow visceral myopathy | Megaduodenum and/or megacystis

Familial visceral myopathy is a rare hereditary myopathic degeneration of both gastrointestinal and urinary tracts that causes chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction. It usually presents after the first decade of life with megaduodenum megacystis and symptoms such as abdominal distension and/or pain vomiting constipation diarrhea dysphagia and/or urinary tract infections.n.

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