Skip segment Hirschsprung disease and Waardenburg syndrome

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Gross, Erica R.; Geddes, Gabrielle C.; McCarrier, Julie A.; Jarzembowski, Jason A.; Arca, Marjorie J.;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports,volume 3,issue 4,pages143-145 (issn: 2213-5766)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.epsc.2015.02.005
  • Subject: RJ1-570 | Skip segment aganglionosis | Pediatrics | RD1-811 | Hirschsprung disease | Waardenburg syndrome | Neonatal obstruction | Surgery
    mesheuropmc: digestive system | congenital, hereditary, and neonatal diseases and abnormalities | digestive system diseases

Skip segment Hirschsprung disease describes a segment of ganglionated bowel between two segments of aganglionated bowel. It is a rare phenomenon that is difficult to diagnose. We describe a recent case of skip segment Hirschsprung disease in a neonate with a family hist... View more
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