Hirschsprung’s disease in children with Mowat–Wilson syndrome

@article{Coyle2015HirschsprungsDI,
  title={Hirschsprung’s disease in children with Mowat–Wilson syndrome},
  author={David Coyle and Prem Puri},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
  year={2015},
  volume={31},
  pages={711-717}
}
BackgroundHirschsprung’s disease (HSCR) is cited as a classical component in the constellation of features found in children with Mowat–Wilson syndrome (MWS), which is caused by a mutation of the ZEB2 gene. The prevalence and phenotype of HSCR in those with MWS has yet to be determined. Similarly, it is not known if children with MWS who undergo a curative pull-through operation experience similar functional outcomes. We aimed to delineate the clinical features of those with MWS and HSCR and to… CONTINUE READING

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