AGANGLIONOSIS & TREATMENT
Definition: What is "Aganglionosis"?
Aganglionosis is a medical term used to describe absence of the ganglia or ganglion cells from the myenteric plexus.
Symptoms & Signs
Symptoms includes severe constipation, blockage of the intestines & enlarged colon.
Treatment: How to Treat "Aganglionosis"?
Treatment includes resectioning of the defective intestinal portion.
It is said to be caused by Atherosclerosis.
Diagnosis is made through physical examination of the patient as well as undergoing tests such as blood tests & endoscopy.