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27 . Behavior 28 . Reassurance . Observation modification . Psych evaluation / Rx Rectal manometry and/or biopsy 30 31 29 Positive for Hirschsprung disease? Yes Surgical management 33 32 No Consider time-limited Rx with : . Cisapride . Biofeedback . PEG solution . training . Stimulant laxatives . Bowel Intensive psych 34 No Yes Treatment effective? 35 . Maintain Rx . Wean Consider other tests : . MRI of spine . Barium emena . Anorectal . Full-thickness biopsy . manometry metabolic tests . Colonic manometry .

Observe 22 from 28 from 21 to 19 Abnormal T4, TSH, Ca, Pb? 23 Yes Evaluate further 24 No Yes Consultation with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Has previous treatment been sufficient? No Treat vigorously 26 Yes No . T4 . Celiac disease . TSH antibodies . Calcium . Sweat test (if not already done) 29 Hirschsprung disease? 30 Rectal manometry and/or biopsy 31 Positive for Hirschsprung disease? Yes 33 32 No Consider other tests : . Barium enema . MRI . Other metabolic tests 34 Yes No Abnormal? 35 Treat accordingly Re-evaluate 36 28 27 25 Surgical management Treatment effective?

24 . T4 . Celiac disease . TSH antibodies . Calcium . Lead Abnormal Transit time study (if not already done) 25 26 Normal Yes No Soiling? Hirschsprung disease? 27 . Behavior 28 . Reassurance . Observation modification . Psych evaluation / Rx Rectal manometry and/or biopsy 30 31 29 Positive for Hirschsprung disease? Yes Surgical management 33 32 No Consider time-limited Rx with : . Cisapride . Biofeedback . PEG solution . training . Stimulant laxatives . Bowel Intensive psych 34 No Yes Treatment effective?

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