Key words: Chagas disease. Fecaloma. Megacolon. Surgical treatment. Palabras clave: Enfermedad de Chagas. Megacolon. Fecaloma. Tratamiento quirúrgico. Diagnóstico y tratamiento de la enfermedad inflamatoria intestinal: Primer . bolsa, anastomosis íleo-anal, pouchitis, complicaciones, megacolon tóxico y. JARAMILLO BARBERI, Lina Eugenia. Proposed Recommendations and Guidelines for Diagnosis of Hirschsprung’s Disease in Mucosal and Submucosal .

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Gynecological pathology was ruled out and was done Rx abdomen showing abundant fecal material. Therefore, fecal incontinence can cause emotional disturbances to patients, with subsequent relationship problems at school and with their own families. hirschsprubg


HD is a congenital anomaly that occurs due to a discontinuation of the cranial-caudal migration of neural crest cells, which are responsible for innervation of the colon, or when the ganglion cells undergo premature death between 5th and 12th weeks of pregnancy. Because of the morbidity involving the preservation of the affected colon segment, is reflected in the literature a tendency to prefer resection techniques for dr derivative.

The objective of this study is to report a case of hirschsprunf diagnosis of the disease at age 13, with symptoms of fecal incontinence in its evolution. The CHD has three phases: On examination, she presented lower abdominal discomfort with feeling lower abdominal mass.

Enterocolitis, constipation and fecal incontinence represent the main postoperative complications in children. Gordon PH, Nivatvongs S. The enteric nervous system in chagasic and idiopathic megacolon. Some patients reach adulthood without a diagnosis for this disease. During admission the patient was interrogated again and in her family history stands out the death of his mother for cardiac disease at the age of The infrequency of this diagnosis in this age and the clinical course of this patient underscore the uniqueness of this case.


Enfermedad de Hirschsprung

Conservative treatment is reserved for patients oligosymptomatic hirscjsprung with surgical contraindications 5. The other is the Habr-Gama technique that causes the posterior colorectal anastomosis, immediately, with acceptable results 8. Cleansing enemas are effective and fibrocolonoscopy was normal.

In addition, the reported symptoms caused the girl’s parents to begin to justify such a fact as a result of some psychological, rather than organic, disorder. Treatment of megacolon secondary to CHD should be to prevent surgical complications. However, post-operative bowel functioning is not always satisfactory.

In this latter case, HD may affect the entire colon and even the small intestine. A new surgical method for the treatment of chagasic megacolon.

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Enfermedad de Hirschsprung en el adulto. Therefore, the most liquid stools upstream pass around the fecal impaction and produce the reported symptom, known as fecal incontinence soiling.

Hirschsprung’s Disease HDalso known as congenital aganglionic megacolon, is an anomaly characterized by an absence of ganglion cells in the myenteric and submucosal plexuses in a variable bowel segment. World J Surg 15 Discussion HD is a congenital anomaly that occurs due to a discontinuation of the cranial-caudal migration of neural crest cells, which are responsible for innervation of the colon, or when the ganglion cells undergo premature death between 5th and 12th weeks of pregnancy.

HD occurs in approximately 1 in live births. Hirschsprung disease and hypoganglionosis in adults: Rectosigmoidectomy with Ileal Loop Interposition.


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Case report We report a case of a patient 41 years old, from Argentina, who went to the emergency room with abdominal pain and constipation. Chagas disease in the differential diagnosis of megacolon. Typically, patients go to the doctor with a long-standing history of constipation requiring frequent laxative use. In addition, it is established that factors related to gender play a role, since men are preferentially affected, at a frequency of 4: Clinical case Female hirscnsprung, 13 years old, coming from Campo Grande – MS, reports that since birth had intestinal constipation, with mean bowel movements at every days with hardened feces, being followed-up by a pediatrician and in treatment for functional constipation.

Long term follow-up of abdominal rectosigmoidectomy with posterior end-to-side stapled anastomosis for chagas megacolon.

Chagas disease CHD is endemic in the Americas but due to increased immigration is becoming increasingly common in our enfermedd. J Pediatr Rio de J.

Serology for Chagas’ disease was carried out in order to exclude a diagnosis of Chagas’ Disease megacolon, with negative result. This factor contributed to the delay in her diagnosis, driving the pediatrician out of a HD hypothesis. The blood test with tumor markers was normal and an abdominal CT objectived fecal and recto-sigmoid colon dilation Fig.

Hirshsprung is caused by Trypanosoma cruzi 1 that is transmitted by blood-sucking insects, blood transfusions or fetal transmission 1,2.