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Research & Reviews  373 results

Establishment of triglyceride cut-off values to detect chylous ascites and pleural effu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2016.10.008
Clinical Biochemistry; Thaler MA, Bietenbeck A et. al.

Oct 24th, 2016 - Lipoprotein electrophoresis is the gold standard for the detection of chylous ascites and pleural effusions. It is, however, not suitable as a front-line test and not widely available. Most clinicians must rely solely on the quantitative determina...

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt for the Treatment of Chylothorax and Chyl...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2015.09.022
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Tsauo J, Shin JH et. al.

Jan 2nd, 2016 - Cirrhosis-related chylothorax and chylous ascites are rare conditions. The pathophysiologic mechanism of cirrhosis-related chylous fluid collections is believed to be excessive lymph flow resulting from portal hypertension. Transjugular intrahepat...

Treatment options for chylous ascites after major abdominal surgery: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.04.012
American Journal of Surgery; Weniger M, D'Haese JG et. al.

Jun 28th, 2015 - Chylous leakage is a relevant clinical problem after major abdominal surgery leading to an increased length of stay. A systematic search of MEDLINE/PubMed and the Cochrane Library was performed according to the PRISMA statement. The search for the...

Chylous ascites and lymphangiectasia in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis--a rare coex...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4333874
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Lahiri D, Agarwal R et. al.

Apr 16th, 2015 - Nephrotic syndrome is considered a rare cause of chylous ascites. Intestinal lymphangiectasia in a background of chylous ascites and without any lymphatic obstruction has been reported in association with yellow nail syndrome, which is a rare clin...

Chylous ascites following retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy in gynecologic malignancies: ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.02.020
International Journal of Surgery (London, England); Solmaz U, Turan V et. al.

Mar 14th, 2015 - Chylous ascites is a rare form of ascites that results from accumulated lymph fluid in the peritoneal cavity caused by blocked or disrupted lymph flow through the major lymphatic channels. In the present study, our aim was to analyze the incidence...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  391 results

Establishment of triglyceride cut-off values to detect chylous ascites and pleural effu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2016.10.008
Clinical Biochemistry; Thaler MA, Bietenbeck A et. al.

Oct 24th, 2016 - Lipoprotein electrophoresis is the gold standard for the detection of chylous ascites and pleural effusions. It is, however, not suitable as a front-line test and not widely available. Most clinicians must rely solely on the quantitative determina...

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt for the Treatment of Chylothorax and Chyl...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2015.09.022
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Tsauo J, Shin JH et. al.

Jan 2nd, 2016 - Cirrhosis-related chylothorax and chylous ascites are rare conditions. The pathophysiologic mechanism of cirrhosis-related chylous fluid collections is believed to be excessive lymph flow resulting from portal hypertension. Transjugular intrahepat...

Treatment options for chylous ascites after major abdominal surgery: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.04.012
American Journal of Surgery; Weniger M, D'Haese JG et. al.

Jun 28th, 2015 - Chylous leakage is a relevant clinical problem after major abdominal surgery leading to an increased length of stay. A systematic search of MEDLINE/PubMed and the Cochrane Library was performed according to the PRISMA statement. The search for the...

Chylous ascites and lymphangiectasia in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis--a rare coex...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4333874
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Lahiri D, Agarwal R et. al.

Apr 16th, 2015 - Nephrotic syndrome is considered a rare cause of chylous ascites. Intestinal lymphangiectasia in a background of chylous ascites and without any lymphatic obstruction has been reported in association with yellow nail syndrome, which is a rare clin...

Chylous ascites following retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy in gynecologic malignancies: ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.02.020
International Journal of Surgery (London, England); Solmaz U, Turan V et. al.

Mar 14th, 2015 - Chylous ascites is a rare form of ascites that results from accumulated lymph fluid in the peritoneal cavity caused by blocked or disrupted lymph flow through the major lymphatic channels. In the present study, our aim was to analyze the incidence...

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News  4 results

A Clinical Case Study: Sclerosing Mesenteritis Presenting as Chylous Ascites
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/569297

Feb 6th, 2008 - To the Editor, Case study: An 88-year-old, black man was referred to a gastroenterologist for evaluation of massive ascites causing severe abdominal distension, nausea, vomiting, bloating, and weight gain (26 lb in 9 months). Past medical history ...

Patient With Lymphangioleiomyomatosis?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/414331

Jul 16th, 2001 - Question I have a patient with lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) who has chylous ascites; she is being evaluated for lung transplantation because of end-stage lung disease. Can she be a candidate for transplantation? Is there any effective therapy fo...

Successful Management of Chylous Ascites After Living Donor Liver Transplantation With Somatostatin
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/568463

Abstract and Introduction Chylous ascites is a rare complication following liver transplantation. A variety of treatment options have been proposed for the management of chylous ascites; however, their effectiveness following a liver transplant is...

Chylous Ascites Following Retroperitoneal Lymphadenectomy for Testes Cancer
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/529628

Summary Background: A 31-year-old man underwent a radical orchiectomy for a stage I mixed germ-cell tumor with angiolymphatic invasion. A subsequent laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy was complicated by a laceration to the aorta at the o...

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