Simultaneous Chylothorax and Chylous Ascites Due to Tuberculosis


Chylothorax or chylous ascites is rare manifestation of tuberculosis. We report a case of simultaneous chylothorax and chylous ascites due to tuberculosis. A 17-year-old girl was admitted with fever, abdominal distention and dyspnea. Chest and abdominal computed tomography revealed bilateral pleural effusion, multifocal nodular consolidation on both lung… (More)
DOI: 10.3947/ic.2014.46.1.50


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