Hirschsprung's Disease.

  title={Hirschsprung's Disease.},
  author={William M. Belknap},
  journal={Current treatment options in gastroenterology},
  volume={6 3},
Hirschsprung's disease (HSCR) is the most common congenital malformation of the enteric nervous system and requires early diagnosis and surgical repair for the best comprehensive outcome. The early diagnosis of this disorder permits the use of primary endorectal pull-through (PERPT), which is now the definitive surgical therapy for HSCR. PERPT has become the preferred method of treatment for HSCR, and large numbers of successfully treated patients have been described in the recent medical… CONTINUE READING


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