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chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction

Monday 9 June 2003

Etiology

- genetic chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction

  • SOX10-associated chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction
  • FLNA (filamin-A) mutations in X-linked chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction with central nervous system involvement (17357080)

- infectious

  • Chagas enteropathy

- dysimmunity

- loss of the interstitial cells of Cajal

See also

- colonic dysmotility

References

- Gargiulo A, Auricchio R, Barone MV, Cotugno G, Reardon W, Milla PJ, Ballabio A, Ciccodicola A, Auricchio A. Filamin A is mutated in X-linked chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction with central nervous system involvement. Am J Hum Genet. 2007 Apr;80(4):751-8. PMID: 17357080

- Park SH, Min H, Chi JG, Park KW, Yang HR, Seo JK. Immunohistochemical studies of pediatric intestinal pseudo-obstruction: bcl2, a valuable biomarker to detect immature enteric ganglion cells. Am J Surg Pathol. 2005 Aug;29(8):1017-24. PMID: 16006795

- Streutker CJ, Huizinga JD, Campbell F, Ho J, Riddell RH. Loss of CD117 (c-kit)- and CD34-positive ICC and associated CD34-positive fibroblasts defines a subpopulation of chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction. Am J Surg Pathol. 2003 Feb;27(2):228-35. PMID: 12548170

- Hirano I, Pandolfino J. Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction. Dig Dis. 2000;18(2):83-92. PMID: 11060471

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