Long-term outcome of total colonic aganglionosis.

  title={Long-term outcome of total colonic aganglionosis.},
  author={Enaem Raboei},
  journal={European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie},
  volume={18 5},
PURPOSE No single surgical procedure for total colonic aganglionosis has clearly been proven to be superior. We present our experience and the long-term results of a standard Duhamel's pull-through procedure in the management of this rare form of Hirschsprung's disease. MATERIAL AND METHODS A retrospective study of all cases with Hirschsprung's disease diagnosed in our institute from November 1983 to December 2004 was conducted. All operated patients with total colonic aganglionosis (TCA) had… CONTINUE READING