Hirschsprung’s Disease and Constipation

Hirschsprung’s disease is a disease of the large intestine, also called the colon. The disease usually occurs in children and causes severe constipation. The disease is present when a baby is born resulting from missing nerve cells in the last portion of a baby’s colon. It causes constipation because the baby has problems passing stool. […]

Hirschsprung Disease and Constipation in Infants & Children – Video

Hirschsprung’s disease is a condition that affects the large intestine and causes problems with passing stool resulting in constipation. This video is about how Hirschsprung’s disease affects constipation in babies and children.