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Microvillus inclusion disease

Synonym(s) Congenital microvillous atrophy
Congenital microvillus atrophy
Microvillous inclusion disease
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance Autosomal recessive
Age of onset Infancy
  • P78.3
  • C0341306
MeSH -
  • 10068494


Disease definition

Microvillus inclusion disease (MVID) is a very rare, severe, malabsorbative syndrome characterized clinically by protracted or intractable neonatal secretory diarrhea and histologically by inclusion bodies on the intestinal epithelium.

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