Pediatric Colorectal Disorders

  • Daniel H. TeitelbaumEmail author
  • Peter F. Ehrlich


Managing colorectal surgery conditions in infants and children presents a highly detailed and technical challenge that, in many cases, requires formal training, experience, and expertise. In addition to the wide array of congenital anomalies that surgeons may encounter, this chapter will cover conditions that are also experienced in adults; however, the evaluation and management of these disease states need to be tailored to the pediatric population.


Hirschsprung disease Aganglionosis Imperforate anus Cloaca Necrotizing enterocolitis Constipation encopresis 

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© ASCRS (American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons) 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Section of Pediatric SurgeryUniversity of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s HospitalAnn ArborUSA

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