Congenital megacolon associated with familial dysautonomia

Eur J Pediatr. 1984 Apr;142(1):68-9. doi: 10.1007/BF00442596.


A 4-year-old child suffering from both familial dysautonomia (FD) and congenital megacolon (CM) is described. The possibility of a single etiology of the two conditions is discussed.

MeSH terms

  • Child, Preschool
  • Dysautonomia, Familial / complications*
  • Hirschsprung Disease / complications*
  • Humans
  • Male