Non-Cystic Fibrosis-Related Meconium Ileus: GUCY2C-Associated Disease Discovered through Rapid Neonatal Whole-Exome Sequencing.

Affiliation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Meconium ileus is caused by cystic fibrosis; however, mutations in the GUCY2C gene also cause this disease. We report non-cystic fibrosis meconium ileus in an infant of non-Middle Eastern origin with compound heterozygous mutations in GUCY2C.