Adult Hirschsprung's disease (HD) is a rare motor disorder of the gut that is frequently misdiagnosed as refractory constipation. The primary.
Hirschsprung's disease in the adolescents and adults is not a common diagnosis in our environment. However this may be as a result of misdiagnosis or late.
Gut, , 27, Hirschsprung's disease and idiopathic megacolon in adults and adolescents. P R H BARNES, J E LENNARD-JONES, P R HAWLEY.
ACQUIRED megacolon in the adult sometimes progresses to an advanced stage characterized by anorexia, obstipation, bouts of abdominal pain and distention.