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Chylothorax

Known as: PLEURAL EFFUSION, CHYLOUS, PLEURAL EFFUSION CHYLOUS, Chylothorax [Disease/Finding] 
A milky pleural effusion resulting from accumulation of lymph fluid in the pleural cavity. Causes include malignancies (usually lymphoma), trauma to… 
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Review
2010
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2005
Review
2005
OBJECTIVES To characterize the etiology of chylothorax in patients encountered at a single tertiary referral center and to… 
Review
2004
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2004
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2000
Review
2000
OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence and etiology of chylothorax and to assess our therapeutic management approach. STUDY… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ABSTRACT Members of the integrin family of adhesion receptors mediate both cell-cell and cell-matrix interactions and have been… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY OBJECTIVE To establish guidelines for the diagnosis and management of chylothorax in children. DESIGN Retrospective study… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
"Medical" thoracoscopy as compared with "surgical" thoracoscopy (which is more precisely known as video-assisted thoracic surgery… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • G. Hillerdal
  • The European respiratory journal
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 15870844
Chylothorax is the occurrence of chylus (lymph) in the pleura due to damage to the thoracic duct. There is a high content of… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973