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aganglionic

 [a-gang″gle-on´ik]
lacking ganglion cells.

a·gan·gli·on·ic

(ā-gang-glē-on'ik),
Without ganglia.

aganglionic

/agan·gli·on·ic/ (a-gang″gle-on´ik) pertaining to or characterized by the absence of ganglion cells.

aganglionic

(ā-găng′glē-ŏn′ĭk)
adj.
Lacking the presence of ganglia.

a·gan·gli·on·ic

(ā'gang-glē-on'ik)
Without ganglia.

aganglionic

lacking ganglion cells.

aganglionic colon
see colonic aganglionosis.
aganglionic intestine
see colonic aganglionosis.
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Mucosal immune function beyond aganglionic colon declined before histological change emerged.
Moreover, laparoscopic assisted pullthrough for the definitive treatment is known to be associated with faster recovery period and fewer perioperative complications, as it reduces the adhesion formation and offers the possibility of a better mobilization and dissection of the aganglionic colon [11, 12].
A similar pattern of staining was seen in hypertrophic nerves in the myenteric plexus of aganglionic colon (Figure 2, A).