COMPLICATIONS AFTER TRANSABDOMINAL SOAVE'S PROCEDURE IN CHILDREN WITH HIRSCHSPRUNG'S DISEASE.

Arq Bras Cir Dig 2019 Feb 7;32(1):e1421. Epub 2019 Feb 7.

Department of Biostatistics, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Khouzestan, Iran.

Background: Hirschsprung's disease is a congenital disorder that causes functional obstruction of large bowel.

Aim: To evaluate complication and bowel function score of children with Hirschsprung's disease who underwent transabdominal Soave's procedure.

Methods: In this study all the children with Hirschsprung's disease who underwent transabdominal Soave procedure were evaluated regarding bowel function and complication of trans-abdominal Soave's procedure.

Results: Were enrolled 160 children. Enterocolitis and constipation were seen in 15% of the cases. Fecal incontinency was the least frequent study which was seen in 1% of the children.

Conclusion: Constipation and enterocolitis was the most frequent complication following transabdominal Soave technique.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0102-672020180001e1421DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6368151PMC
February 2019

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