[Two cases of chylous ascites after laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery].

Abstract

We report the cases of 2 patients in whom chylous ascites developed after laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery. Case 1 involved a 64-year-old woman who underwent laparoscopic right hemicolectomy with D3 lymphadenectomy for transverse colon cancer. Chylous ascites occurred immediately after the resumption of oral food intake on postoperative day 3. The… (More)

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@article{Matsumura2013TwoCO, title={[Two cases of chylous ascites after laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery].}, author={Atsushi Matsumura and Keiji Nishibeppu and Takehisa Matsuyama and Shiro Ogino and Manabu Takemura and Tatsuro Mugitani and Toshikazu Akami and Yoshikazu Shimode}, journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy}, year={2013}, volume={40 12}, pages={1939-41} }