Ana O Gomes

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BACKGROUND Chylothorax, an uncommon cause of pleural effusion, results from the accumulation of lymph in the pleural space due to damage or obstruction of the thoracic duct. The high content of triglycerides and the presence of chylomicrons in the pleural fluid sets the diagnosis. OBJECTIVE To present a case report of a chylothorax due to superior vena(More)
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