Pediatric Surgery

Evaluation & Management Of Hirschsprung's Disease

November 09, 2018
Dr. Steven Kraus discusses the radiology component of Hirschsprung's Disease. His presentation includes the predictors of Hirschsprung's Disease seen in a plain abdominal radiograph of a newborn, distal bowel obstruction identification, diagnosis of enterocolitis with a plain abdominal radiograph, contrast enema technique, gravity infusion, lateral rectosigmoid image, AP rectosigmoid, foley catheter and rectal tube usage, transition zone accuracy, recto-sigmoid Hirschsprung's Disease, short and long segment HIrschsprung's disease, total colonic Hirschsprung's disease, transition zone location on a contrast enema, and aganglionosis.