Megacolon - Wikipedia - adult megacolon

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adult megacolon


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.