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The megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome: a fatal autosomal recessive condition.
  1. D G Penman,
  2. R J Lilford
  1. Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St James's University Hospital, Leeds.


    We report the cases of two sibs with the megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. The parents are first cousins. These cases further support the view that this syndrome is inherited in an autosomal recessive fashion.

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