Anorectal neural crest derived cell behavior after the migration of vagal neural crest derived cells is surgically disrupted: implications for the etiology of Hirschsprung's disease.
Department of Pediatric General and Urogenital Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2-1-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8421, Japan.
- Published Article
Pediatric Surgery International
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2013
Disruption of vagal NCC migration appears to induce sacral NCC activity in the anorectum, suggesting that thick extrinsic nerve fibers seen in HD may be a secondary phenomenon.
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