Pseudomembranous enterocolitis and hemorrhagic necrotizing enterocolitis in Hirschsprung's disease


From 1977 to 1991, we encountered 67 patients with Hirschsprung's disease and 14 of them developed enterocolitis, with 3 cases being fatal. Enterocolitis occurred preoperatively in 12 infants, as well as after ileostomy in one and after a pull-through procedure in another. Seven infants had severe enterocolitis, including three with pseudomembranous… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02032891

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