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Revision as of 22:50, 5 March 2008

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

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Overview

  • Chylothorax refers to leakage from the thoracic duct or other vessel caused by the presence of lymphatic fluid in the pleural space

Differential Diagnosis

References

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    1. sailer isbn=1591032016 Sailer, Christian, Wasner, Susanne. Differential Diagnosis Pocket. Hermosa Beach, CA: Borm Bruckmeir Publishing LLC, 2002:77-78

Acknowledgements

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Suggested Reading and Key General References

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