Chylothorax

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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

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