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Skin lesion in a patient with Hirschsprung's disease complicated with short bowel syndrome: what is your diagnosis?
  1. Chi-Hone Lien1,
  2. Yu-Ling Lin2,
  3. Sung-Tse Li1,
  4. Chien-Yu Lin1
  1. 1Department of Paediatrics, Hsinchu Mackay Memorial Hospital, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  2. 2Department of Nutrition, Hsinchu Mackay Memorial Hospital, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  1. Correspondence to Dr Chien-Yu Lin, mmhped.lin{at}gmail.com

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A 13-year-old boy with Hirschsprung's disease complicated with intestinal-cutaneous fistula, short bowel syndrome and malnutrition presented to our hospital after thirst and decrease of urine output for 3 days. He had received primary laparoscopy-assisted endorectal pull-through (LAERPT) for Hirschsprung's disease when he was 4 months old, but he had performed eight more operations for complications, resulting in loss of the majority of small and large bowels. …

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