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Microvillus inclusion disease

Disease definition

Microvillus inclusion disease (MVID) is a very rare and severe intestinal disease characterized by intractable neonatal secretory diarrhea persisting at bowel rest and specific histological features of the intestinal epithelium.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Congenital microvillous atrophy
    • Congenital microvillus atrophy
    • MVID
    • Microvillous inclusion disease
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: P78.3
  • OMIM: 251850
  • UMLS: C0341306
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 7039
  • MedDRA: 10068494

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