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n. megalocisto, vejiga distendida.
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The shared patient was a 7-year-old who underwent multiorgan (liver, small bowel, and pancreas) transplantation because of megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome, a rare congenital condition characterized by a largely dilated nonobstructed urinary bladder (megacystis), very small colon (microcolon), and decreased or absent intestinal movements (intestinal peristalsis).
Congenital mydriasis associated with megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome.
Of the foetuses with Hydronephrosis, 3 had Posterior urethral valve, one as a part of Megacystis Microcolon Hypoperistalsis Syndrome.
If the obstruction is complete, megacystis and severe hydronephrosis (possibly leading to renal damage) could occur (1).