Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 54, Issue 11, pp 2338–2340

Diversion Colitis in a 19-Year-Old Female with Megacystis-Microcolon-Intestinal Hypoperistalsis Syndrome

  • Anita Talisetti
  • Teri Longacre
  • Reetesh K. Pai
  • John Kerner
Stanford Multidisciplinary Seminars
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Keywords

Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) Short-chain fatty acids (SCFA) 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anita Talisetti
    • 1
  • Teri Longacre
    • 2
  • Reetesh K. Pai
    • 2
  • John Kerner
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of PediatricsLucile Packard Children’s HospitalPalo AltoUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pathology and Laboratory MedicineStanford University Medical CenterStanfordUSA

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