Extensive intestinal aganglionosis.


Extensive aganglionosis very close to the ligament of Treitz and total intestinal aganglionosis are rare forms of Hirschsprung's disease. In these cases, nutrition, fluid, and electrolyte balance are a problem. Although the myectomy-myotomy technique of Ziegler appears hopeful, no effective surgical method has been put into the practice for the treatment of… (More)


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