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Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • MNGIE
  • MNGIE syndrome
  • Myoneurogastrointestinal encephalopathy syndrome
  • Oculogastrointestinal muscular dystrophy
  • OGIMD
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  • My daughter has all of the symptoms of MNGIE. She had a muscle biopsy and it came back normal. The geneticist that she saw said further testing is not necessary; is this correct? What can I do to help manage all of her issues? Click here for answer

  • My doctor thinks I may have MNGIE.What tests can be performed to diagnosis this condition? Click here for answer