Resolution of chyloperitoneum in a preterm with octreotide, diet and cessation of dialysis

@article{Soylu2009ResolutionOC,
  title={Resolution of chyloperitoneum in a preterm with octreotide, diet and cessation of dialysis},
  author={Alper Soylu and Demet Alaygut and Didem Yeşilırmak and Belde Kasap and Mehmet T{\"u}rkmen and Nuray Duman and Salih Kavukçu},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={363-366}
}
The diagnosis of chyloperitoneum (CP) is based on the presence of high levels of triglycerides (TGs) in the dialysate. It is a rare complication of peritoneal dialysis (PD) and even rarer in neonates. We report here the case of CP in a 1700-g male baby delivered at the 30th gestational week due to posterior urethral valve and associated oligohydramnios. On… CONTINUE READING