Pediatric Surgery

Hirschsprung Disease: Cases and Complications

Dr. Alberto Peña presents complications and cases of Hirschsprung disease. Dr. Peña discusses complications after pull-through, non-preventable enterocolitis, and constipation complications. Dr. Rintala presents on the outcomes of Hirschsprung disease in adults. He discusses the functional outcomes of Hirschsprung disease, bowel function score, GIGLI score, and aganglionosis. Dr. de la Torre polls the audience members regarding a case. Other topics discussed include suction rectal biopsy, anorectal malformation, anal dilation, and contrast enema.