For the child with Hirschsprungs disease. fever and explosive diarrhea indicate enterocolitis. a life-threatening situation. Therefore. the physician should be notified directly.Option A: Generally. because of the intestinal obstruction and inadequate propulsive intestinal movement. antidiarrheals are not used to treat Hirschsprungs disease.Option C: The child is acutely ill and requires intervention. with monitoring more frequently than every 30 minutes.Option D: Hirschsprungs disease typically presents with chronic constipation.