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Hirschsprung Disease : Barium enema

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Barium enema demonstrates a reduced calibre rectum and sigmoid with a saw-tooth appearance to the wall. A transition point is seen at the junction between sigmoid and descending colon. The appearance is typical of short segment Hirschsprung disease. Case produced with permission, courtesy of Dr. Frank Gaillard. Radiopaedia. Complete case is here.

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