Per rectal bleeding in children: Experiences in the department of paediatric surgery in BSMMU

Per rectal bleeding is a frequently encountered clinical complaint in routine medical/surgical practice in paediatric patients. It has different aetiology in both extremes of age. This study was carried out in an attempt to find out causes, presentation and the proper management that can be offered to the affected infants and children.This retrospective study was carried out from January 2012 to December 2014 in the department of Paediatric Surgery of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), Dhaka, Bangladesh. All patients presenting with the complaint of per rectal bleeding were included.

 

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