Your browser does not support javascript:   Search for gard hereSearch for news-and-events here.

Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • MMIH syndrome
  • Berdon syndrome
  • MMIHS
  • Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis-hydronephrosis syndrome
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.

Your Questions Answered


1 question(s) from the public on this disease have been answered. Submit a new question.
  • A few years ago I lost a daughter to megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis (MMIH) syndrome. I now have a son and hope that he is fine.  I would like to know if it is possible for my son to get this disease? If this is a genetic problem? How I can prevent a future pregnancy from developing this syndrome? and My chances to have a daughter without MMIH syndrome? Also, a relative of mine was recently diagnosed with leukemia. Is leukemia and MMIH syndrome related? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • MMIH syndrome
  • Berdon syndrome
  • MMIHS
  • Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis-hydronephrosis syndrome
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.