Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy

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A multisystem disorder charaterized by progressive degreneration of the muscles of the gasreointestinal tract. Causing gastrointestinal dysmotility, weakening of extra-ocular muscles causeing drooping of the eyelids and restricted eye movments. The condition also causes degeneration of the peripheral nerves causing altered sensations and weakness of the arms and legs along with general wasting.