The new simple technique of rectal mucosal punch biopsy has been used successfully in 170 cases for diagnosing Hirschsprung's disease. The presented punch biopsy method, using a test tube with a side hole and laryngeal biopsy forceps, has proven to be superior to the rectal suction biopsy method associated with several demerits.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Pediatric Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 1993|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health