Orvar Swenson

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American pediatric surgeon

Why Is Orvar Swenson Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Orvar Swenson was a Swedish-born American pediatric surgeon. He discovered the cause of Hirschsprung's disease and in 1948, with Alexander Bill, performed the first pull-through operation in a child with megacolon, which then became a treatment for the disease.

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