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Disease Lymphangiectasis, Intestinal

Name Lymphangiectasis, Intestinal
Synonyms Intestinal Lymphangiectases | Intestinal Lymphangiectasis | Lymphangiectases, Intestinal | Lymphangiectasia, Intestinal
Definition Dilatation of the intestinal lymphatic system usually caused by an obstruction in the intestinal wall. It may be congenital or acquired and is characterized by DIARRHEA; HYPOPROTEINEMIA; peripheral and/or abdominal EDEMA; and PROTEIN-LOSING ENTEROPATHIES.
Categories Congenital abnormality | Lymphatic disease
MeSH® ID D008201

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Lymphangiectasis, Intestinal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Aplasia cutis congenita intestinal lymphangiectasia
  Hennekam lymphangiectasia lymphedema syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Waldmann disease