C H Nesselaar

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BACKGROUND/PURPOSE A study was conducted of the complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) with or without antireflux surgery (ARS). METHODS A retrospective review was conducted of all patients, receiving a PEG in the period January 1993 through December 1997. Patients' characteristics including underlying disease, indications, results of(More)
Faecal incontinence and constipation are well known problems in children with spina bifida. Effective treatment can be difficult and this gave the condition a low priority despite the obvious physical and psychological sequelae. Positive experience with colonic enemas (CE) in the paediatric post-operative care have led us to adopt this method as the(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether colonic enema irrigation influences the urodynamic characteristics of patients with spina bifida, an overactive bladder and detrusor sphincter dyssynergia (DSD). PATIENTS AND METHODS Since 1991, 83 patients with spina bifida at our institution have treated their bowel dysfunction by colonic irrigation every 24-48 h. In 12(More)
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