Successful treatment of pulmonary lymphangiomyomatosis with oophorectomy and progesterone.


A 35-yr-old woman, with profound dyspnea at rest and failure to thrive, asked to be evaluated at Stanford Medical Center. She requested a second opinion after entering death counseling in another institution because of an unrelenting, deteriorating course caused by pulmonary lymphangiomyomatosis. Her recurring right chylous pleural effusion was drained by… (More)


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