Synonyms and Antonyms for congenital-megacolon

1. congenital megacolon (n.)

congenital condition in which the colon does not have the normal network of nerves; there is little urge to defecate so the feces accumulate and cause megacolon


2. congenital (adj.)

present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development

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3. megacolon (n.)

an abnormal enlargement of the colon; can be congenital (as in Hirschsprung's disease) or acquired (as when children refuse to defecate)