chylous


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consisting of chyle or having the properties of chyle

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The intimate relationship of LAM cells to the lymphatic vessels is believed to be responsible for chylothorax and chylous ascites formation.
When the thoracic duct is injured, two complications can arise: chylous leaks and cervical chylomas.
A case of retroperitoneal chylous cyst developed after cholecystectomy and choledochotomy.
Cysts can be unilocular or multilocular, and may contain chylous, serous or infrequently hemorrhagic fluid.
In the small bowel mesentery, the spaces may be filled with chyle and are called chylous lymphangioma.
11) The diagnosis of lymphangiomatosis can be confirmed by aspiration of chylous fluid from perinephric fluid collection.
Postoperative chylous fistula after neck dissection is an uncommon complication associated with significant patient morbidity.
Cases of isolated chylous injury are rarely reported in the literature.
On the other hand, it is well known that lymphadenectomy may be associated with increased complications, mainly including lymphedema, vascular, ureteral and visceral injuries, deep vein thrombosis, chylous ascites, and ileus (4).
Mesothelial cell inclusions mimicking adenocarcinoma in cervical lymph nodes in association with chylous effusion.
During 2 months of hospital stay, 30 L of chylous pleural fluid and 3 L chylous ascitic fluid were aspirated.
9) Chylothoraces, or true chylous effusions, occur with lymphomas, bronchogenic carcinomas and trauma, and may also have negative attenuation values.
During the course of the illness, there may be non-productive cough, haemoptysis, chylous pleural effusion or chylous ascites.
9,10 Chylous ascites was accumulation of lymphatic drainage and seen in retroperitoneal lymph node dissection surgeries.