Causes of acquired megacolon

  • Chagas disease – caused by Trypanosoma cruzi
  • Anticholinergic drugs
  • Rectal malignancy – causes luminal obstruction leading to development of megacolon
  • Neurological diseases like multiple sclerosis and motor neuron disease

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