O quilotórax, normalmente secundário a doenças malignas, trauma, doenças congênitas, infecções e trombose da veia cava superior, é uma causa pouco. Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Jul 1, , Francisco M. Páez Codeso and others published Una causa infrecuente de quilotórax. O quilotórax caracteriza-se pela presença de linfa no espaço pleural devido a Das causas não traumáticas, a mais comum é o linfoma e, na presença de um.

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During examination, she also presented with bilateral pleural effusion, with chylous fluid obtained during thoracentesis. Three days after the draining she was started on a low-fat diet. Arch Bronconeumol, 40pp. Three months after symptom onset and extensive evaluation of allergies, she was submitted to a chest and abdomen computed tomography, which showed abdominal lymphadenomegaly and bilateral pleural effusion.

Long-term follow-up of thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis for primary spontaneous pneumothorax. Loddenkemper Acusas, Frank W. The authors quipotorax a case report of a patient with chylothorax due to non -Hodgkin lymphoma, discuss the particularities of chylothorax as well as the investigation and its treatment options.

SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. Surgical treatment of chylothorax caused by cardiothoracic surgery in children. Seven-year-old white female patient, referred due to suspected diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus. The lipoprotein profile of chylous and nonchylous pleural effusions.


Chylothorax in children after congenital heart surgery. Under a Creative Commons license. All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

However, contrary to reports in the literature, the lymphatic lesion in the patient described here occurred at the thoracic introit level and not near the diaphragm. Yekeler E, Ulutas H. Ligation of the thoracic duct for the treatment of chylothorax in heart diseases.

The clinical picture of a patient with chylothorax is insidious and develops as fluid accumulates in the pleural cavity; asymptomatic at first, it then progresses with cough and dyspnea 12 ; fever and pleuritic pain are rare findings. Postoperative chylothorax after cardiothoracic surgery in children.

Bilateral spontaneous chylothorax after severe vomiting in children

fausas Journal of Bronchology ;9: Chylothorax as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus: Its aetiology can be divided in traumatic and non-traumatic. Diagnosis and management of chylothorax and cholesterol effusion, quiootorax Medical thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis for chylothorax due to lymphoma: Mayo Clin Proc, 80pp. Immunologic status in pediatric cardiosurgical patients with chylothorax. A taxa de mortalidade encontrada no presente estudo refletiu a gravidade da cardiopatia nesses pacientes.

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Therefore, after excluding all possibilities, the remaining cause was considered for the onset of chylothorax in a child: Current management of postoperative chylothorax. Entre fevereiro de e fevereiro de3.


SCS Quadra 1, Bl. Weissberg D, Ben -Zeev I. Octreotide efficacy in the treatment of chylothoraces following cardiac surgery in infants and children. Report of 2 cases and review of the literature. Respiratory medicine, 3, pp.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg,pp. Rev Port Pneumol ; XV 3: Pleural involvement in sarcoidosis. Print Send to a friend Export reference Mendeley Statistics. J Bras Pneumol ;34 Supl 4: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg ; Chylothorax following innominate vein thrombosis–a rare complication of transvenous pacemaker implantation.

Quilotórax: A propósito de um caso clínico

Etiology and management of chylothorax following pediatric heart surgery. The lipoprotein profile of chylous and nonchylous pleural effusions. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. Conflicts of interest The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

Thrombolysis for central venous occlusion causing bilateral chylothorax in a patient with down syndrome. The journal is printed in English, and is freely available in its web page as well as in Medline and other databases.

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