Acute diverticulitis after Duhamel–Martin procedure for total colonic Hirschsprung’s disease

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A 28-year-old man with a history of total colonic Hirschsprung’s disease treated with a Duhamel–Martin procedure in infancy, presented with signs and symptoms of acute colonic diverticulitis. Flexible sigmoidoscopy demonstrated a 20 cm jejunocolonic anastomosis, consistent with his previous operation in childhood, with a large diverticulum at the proximal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00383-006-1795-4

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