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Research & Reviews  1,051 results

Chylothorax after esophagectomy treated with inguinal intranodal lymphangiography and t...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12328-021-01429-z 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2004.00391.x 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2009.11.025 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.02.109 10.1016/S1051-0443(99)70227-7 10.1007/s00270-017-1863-2 10.1016/S1051-0443(98)70382-3 10.1186/s42155-020-00110-9 10.1016/j.jvir.2019.09.012 10.1007/s00270-017-1814-y
Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Sato Y, Tanaka Y et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Chylothorax after esophagectomy is a serious complication that is associated with major morbidity due to dehydration and malnutrition. Reoperation with ligation of the thoracic duct is considered for patients with high-output chyle leaks that have...

Bilateral secondary pulmonary tuberculosis complicated with bilateral chylothorax: a ca...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-605
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Qu W, Li Q et. al.

May 10th, 2021 - A 26-year-old female was admitted to the emergency department of thoracic surgery complaining of chest tightness, shortness of breath, and a history of bilateral tuberculosis. A chest Computed Tomography (CT) scan showed bilateral pleural effusion...

Chylothorax as a complication of Waldenström macroglobulinaemia with a patient's perspe...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241707
BMJ Case Reports; Gary P, Gianniosis M et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Chylothorax has rarely been reported as a pleuropulmonary complication of Waldenström macroglobulinaemia (WM). In general, when a unilateral effusion is discovered particularly in patients with a history of cancer or active malignancy, a broad dif...

New application of direct lymphangiography in the diagnosis and treatment of chylothora...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-263
Annals of Palliative Medicine; An R, Xia S et. al.

Apr 25th, 2021 - Chylothorax is caused by accumulation of chylous fluid in the thoracic cavity following injury to the thoracic duct or its tributaries. It is a rare but relatively severe complication of lung cancer surgery, especially after lung resection and med...

Non-immune hydrops fetalis secondary to congenital chylothorax with diffuse interstitia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8055142
BMJ Case Reports; Ngeow AJH, Chan MY et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - A Chinese male infant was born at 35 weeks weighing 2935 g to a mother with polyhydramnios and prenatal hydrops fetalis. He developed marked respiratory distress secondary to bilateral congenital chylothorax and required pleural drainage, high fre...

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Guidelines  2 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chylothorax Treatment Planning.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.02.025
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Majdalany BS et. al.

May 5th, 2017 - Chylothorax is an uncommon but serious medical condition, which arises when intestinal lymphatic fluid leaks into the pleural space. Treatment strategies depend on the daily output and underlying etiology, which may be due to direct injury to lymp...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Chylothorax Treatment Planning
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)30205-3/fulltext
Majdalany, B.

Apr 30th, 2017 - Chylothorax is an uncommon but serious medical condition, which arises when intestinal lymphatic fluid leaks into the pleural space. Treatment strategies depend on the daily output and underlying etiology, which may be due to direct injury to lymp.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,063 results

Chylothorax after esophagectomy treated with inguinal intranodal lymphangiography and t...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12328-021-01429-z 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2004.00391.x 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2009.11.025 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.02.109 10.1016/S1051-0443(99)70227-7 10.1007/s00270-017-1863-2 10.1016/S1051-0443(98)70382-3 10.1186/s42155-020-00110-9 10.1016/j.jvir.2019.09.012 10.1007/s00270-017-1814-y
Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Sato Y, Tanaka Y et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Chylothorax after esophagectomy is a serious complication that is associated with major morbidity due to dehydration and malnutrition. Reoperation with ligation of the thoracic duct is considered for patients with high-output chyle leaks that have...

Bilateral secondary pulmonary tuberculosis complicated with bilateral chylothorax: a ca...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-605
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Qu W, Li Q et. al.

May 10th, 2021 - A 26-year-old female was admitted to the emergency department of thoracic surgery complaining of chest tightness, shortness of breath, and a history of bilateral tuberculosis. A chest Computed Tomography (CT) scan showed bilateral pleural effusion...

Chylothorax as a complication of Waldenström macroglobulinaemia with a patient's perspe...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241707
BMJ Case Reports; Gary P, Gianniosis M et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Chylothorax has rarely been reported as a pleuropulmonary complication of Waldenström macroglobulinaemia (WM). In general, when a unilateral effusion is discovered particularly in patients with a history of cancer or active malignancy, a broad dif...

New application of direct lymphangiography in the diagnosis and treatment of chylothora...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-263
Annals of Palliative Medicine; An R, Xia S et. al.

Apr 25th, 2021 - Chylothorax is caused by accumulation of chylous fluid in the thoracic cavity following injury to the thoracic duct or its tributaries. It is a rare but relatively severe complication of lung cancer surgery, especially after lung resection and med...

Non-immune hydrops fetalis secondary to congenital chylothorax with diffuse interstitia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8055142
BMJ Case Reports; Ngeow AJH, Chan MY et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - A Chinese male infant was born at 35 weeks weighing 2935 g to a mother with polyhydramnios and prenatal hydrops fetalis. He developed marked respiratory distress secondary to bilateral congenital chylothorax and required pleural drainage, high fre...

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News  3 results

Bilateral chylothorax in an AIDS patient with newly diagnosed Kaposi sarcoma
https://www.mdedge.com/sarcomajournal/article/164190/rare-sarcomas/bilateral-chylothorax-aids-patient-newly-diagnosed

Dec 1st, 2017 - Kaposi sarcoma is an angioproliferative tumor that is associated with human herpes virus-B (HIV-B). Mucocutaneous disease is the most common site for manifestation of AIDS-related Kaposi sarcoma, commonly affecting the lower extremeties, oral muco.

AATS: Avoid mass ligation of the thoracic duct during esophagectomy
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/100110/cardiothoracic-surgery/aats-avoid-mass-ligation-thoracic-duct-during
M. Alexander Otto

Jun 1st, 2015 - SEATTLE – Thoracic duct ligation did not seem to prevent chylothorax in a review of 827 esophagectomy cases at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. In fact, chylothorax was most likely in patients who had mass ligation of the duct and its surro.

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