Human genes for toxic megacolon
Toxic megacolon [DOID:1770]
Toxic megacolon (megacolon toxicum) is an acute form of colonic distension. It is characterized by a very dilated colon (megacolon), accompanied by abdominal distension (bloating), and sometimes fever, abdominal pain, or shock.
Synonyms: toxic megacolon, DOID:1770, Toxic megacolon (disorder), Toxic megacolon disorder, Toxic megacolon