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ID DOID:10487
Name Hirschsprung's disease
Definition A megacolon that is characterized by a blockage of the large intestine due to improper muscle movement in the bowel.
http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/hirschsprungs_ez/, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hirschsprung%27s_disease, http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001140.htm, http://www.uptodate.com/contents/congenital-aganglionic-megacolon-hirschsprung-disease
Xrefs

GARD:6660

ICD10CM:Q43.1

MESH:D006627

NCI:C34700

OMIM:600156

OMIM:606874

OMIM:606875

OMIM:608462

OMIM:611644

ORDO:388

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_03_01:204739008

UMLS_CUI:C0019569

Subsets

DO_rare_slim

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Synonyms

aganglionic megacolon [EXACT]

congenital megacolon [EXACT]

Hirschsprung disease [EXACT]

macrocolon [EXACT]

pelvirectal achalasia [EXACT]

total intestinal aganglionosis [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a megacolon

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