hypoperistalsis

hy·po·per·i·stal·sis

(hī'pō-per'i-stal'sis),
Reduced or inadequate peristalsis.
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Three patients had megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis (MMIH), 2 had intestinal neuronal dysplasia (IND), 2 had Waardenburg syndrome (WS), and 1 had enteric anendocrinosis (EA), while the etiological cause could not be found for 5 patients.
The increased NOS expression in GS could mediate hypoperistalsis and malabsorption (33).
Megacystis, or dilated urinary bladder, includes causes of bladder outlet obstruction due to posterior urethral valves (PUV) and less commonly Prune Belly syndrome, Megacystis-Megaureter syndrome, megacystis-microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS), anterior urethral valves, megalourethra, urethral atresia and cloacal anomalies.
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).
VFSS in SLE may show hypoperistalsis and aperistalsis in about 72% of patients, while abnormality low or absent contractions are found in the upper one-third of the esophagus [81].
Multiple phenotypes of ACTG2 related disorders have been described including megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS), prune belly sequence, and chronic intestinal pseudoobstruction (CIPO).
Congenital mydriasis associated with megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome.
A large-bore naso/orogastric tube is placed and intermittent suction is needed to prevent gastrointestinal distention caused by hypoperistalsis. Hypoperistalsis or adynamic ileus is frequently seen in the postoperative period and may persist for several weeks.
Diagnosed with an incredibly rare digestive condition called megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome, little Delilah could not eat or drink normally and was unable to pass waste through her body.
Participants reported other symptom experiences such as visual and auditory disturbances, muscle spasms, headaches, infections, numbness, insomnia, and hypoperistalsis, but there were no discernible patterns or correlations in the data.
Of the foetuses with Hydronephrosis, 3 had Posterior urethral valve, one as a part of Megacystis Microcolon Hypoperistalsis Syndrome.