Hirschsprung's disease

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Rectal biopsy is the gold standard for diagnosing Hirschsprung's disease, it shows the absence of ganglion cells and presence of hypertrophied nerve fibres.
Casuistic of colon disorder with symptoms of Hirschsprung's disease [in German].
Preliminary experience with intrasphincteric botulinum toxin for persistent constipation after pull-through for Hirschsprung's disease. J Pediatr Surg 1997; 32:1059-62.
One of the surgeons I met at an appointment said he may have Hirschsprung's disease."
Eosinophilic infiltration of the enteric neural plexuses in Hirschsprung's disease. Pediatr Pathol Lab Med 1997; 17: 885-91.
With reference to Hirschsprung's disease, however, there are a limited number of reports describing disruptions of the intestinal microbiome in patients suffering from HAEC when compared to healthy Hirschsprung's disease patients [3-5].
Methods: Two hundred and sixteen children who suffered from Hirschsprung's disease and were admitted into the hospital from June 2015 to December 2016 were selected as research subjects.
The barium enema in constipation: Comparison with rectal manometry and biopsy to exclude Hirschsprung's disease after the neonatal period.
He had the rare Hirschsprung's Disease, meaning his digestive system wasn't functioning properly.
Diseases affecting this region of the GI tract include colitis, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, Hirschsprung's disease and polyposis syndromes.
Background and Objectives: Precise mechanism underlying the development of Hirschsprung's disease (HD) is unknown.
"Diseases affecting this region of the GI tract are quite prevalent and include ailments like colitis, colon cancer, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hirschsprung's disease and polyposis syndromes," Wells said.
(https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26454118) Researchers found in 2016 a link between oxybenzone contamination in pregnant women and Hirschsprung's disease, which is seen mostly in children.
Hirschsprung's disease (HD) is a congenital disorder with a reported prevalence of 1: 5000 and a female to male ratio of 1:4 [1, 2].
With increasing recognition of the enteric nervous system (ENS), there is also a spectrum of NIM with symptoms resembling HSCR despite the presence of ganglion cells in the distal gut [8], which have been proposed to be the concept of allied disorders of Hirschsprung's disease (ADHD).