Neonatal Soave endorectal pull-through for Hirschsprung's disease.

  title={Neonatal Soave endorectal pull-through for Hirschsprung's disease.},
  author={D Richard Sidler and Alastair John Ward Millar and Heinz Rode and Ruth Brown and Martin Franck and Sidney Cywes},
  journal={South African journal of surgery. Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir chirurgie},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={47-9; discussion 49-50}
In October 1994 we changed our management of neonatal Hirschsprung's disease from a staged procedure after initial colostomy to a neonatal single-stage Soave endorectal pull-through (SERPT) without a colostomy. We report on our experience with the first 12 neonatal SERPTs, comparing them retrospectively with a consecutive series of 12 patients managed with… CONTINUE READING