Chylous Ascites

Known as: Chyloperitoneum, CHYLOUS PERITONEAL FLUID, ASCITES, CHYLOUS 
Accumulation of chyle (milky fluid) in the peritoneal cavity. It results from the disruption of the lymphatic vessels in the abdominal cavity.
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2014
Review
2014
Chylous ascites refers to the accumulation of lipid-rich lymph in the peritoneal cavity due to disruption of the lymphatic system… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) is a disorder that affects women and is characterized by cystic lung destruction… (More)
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2004
2004
AIM To determine the effects of total parenteral nutrition and somatostatin on patients with chylous ascites. METHODS Five… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Chylous ascites is the accumulation of a milk-like peritoneal fluid rich in triglycerides, due to the presence of thoracic or… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
BACKGROUND Chylous ascites is a rare complication following abdominal radiation or para-aortic lymph node dissection in the… (More)
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2001
2001
AIMS Chylous ascites can be a problem after oncological abdominal surgery. The aim of this study was to report the incidence and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The intracellularly trappable fluorescent Ca2+ indicator quin-2 was used to measure free cytosolic Ca2+, [Ca2+]i, in the two… (More)
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1984
1984
The spontaneous development of chylous ascites in patients with cirrhosis is documented, but its clinical features are not well… (More)
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Review
1983
Review
1983
Chylous ascites in infants and children has been the subject of 35 articles in the English language literature during the past 30… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
A tumorigenic anchorage-dependent cell line (H-91) was established in culture from an azo-dye-induced rat ascites hepatoma. When… (More)
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