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344 Possible Causes for Chylothorax, Tracheal Tug

  • Mediastinal Neoplasm

    Dysrhythmias Pulmonary stenosis Tracheal compression Esophageal compression Vocal cord paralysis Postobstructive pneumonitis  Horner's syndrome  Phrenic nerve paralysis  Chylothorax[slideshare.net]

  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

    tug), and tracheal deviation.[merckmanuals.com] To present a case report of a chylothorax due to superior vena cava compression or a thoracic aortic aneurysm, discuss the particularities, the investigation of chylothorax[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] signs include Horner syndrome (miosis, ptosis, anhidrosis) due to compression of sympathetic ganglia, palpable downward pull of the trachea with each cardiac contraction (tracheal[merckmanuals.com]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    We report a case of recurrent massive chylothorax associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma who demonstrated long-term remission of lymphoma and complete regression of chylothorax[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Recurrent cancer-related chylothorax is generally managed by talc pleurodesis or indwelling pleural catheter in the palliative care setting to relieve symptoms and improve[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In chylothorax associated with curable/treatable malignancies like lymphoma, there are scarce data regarding the efficacy and safety of indwelling pleural catheters.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Chylothorax

    A chylothorax is a type of pleural effusion.[en.wikipedia.org] This technique is reported to be useful in many cases of spontaneous chylothorax, congenital chylothorax, postoperative chylothorax and chylothorax due to malignancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] enwiki Chylothorax eswiki Quilotórax fawiki شیلوتوراکس frwiki Chylothorax itwiki Chilotorace jawiki 乳び胸 nlwiki Chylothorax plwiki Chylothorax ptwiki Quilotórax ruwiki Хилоторакс[wikidata.org]

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  • Lymphangioleiomyomatosis

    However, persisting chylothorax after transplantation for LAM remains a challenging problem, and the optimal management has not been decided.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most typical presenting symptoms include dyspnea, spontaneous pneumothorax, cough and chylothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This combination therapy reduced the chylothorax and chylous ascites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Chylous Ascites

    Mycobacterium tuberculosis as a cause of both chylothorax and chylous ascites is extremely rare.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The aim was to analyze conventional planar scintigraphy and SPECT/CT in patients clinically suspicious for chylothorax or chylous ascites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A patient developed abdominal distension, dyspnea, and nausea due to chylothorax and chylous ascites 1 month after bruising her back.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Abstract Primary and secondary platelet aggregation in response to adenosine diphosphate was studied in 24 patients with portal (Laënnec) cirrhosis and compared with platelet aggregation in 14 normal subjects. In 12 patients with cirrhosis, platelet aggregation was diminished when compared to controls. Of the 12[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Thoracic Duct Obstruction

    Fibrosing pleuritis or constrictive pleuritis is a frequent sequela to chylothorax.[thecatclinic.com.au] The causes of chylothorax can be categorized as non-traumatic or traumatic.[jtraumainj.org] Chylothorax is a rare complication of this procedure.[lungindia.com]

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  • Thoracic Duct Fistula

    Selle JG, Snyder WH 3rd, Schreiber JT: Chylothorax: Indications for surgery. Ann Surg 1973;110:245–249.[karger.com] Chylothorax is even less frequent, and can exceptionally present bilaterally.[archbronconeumol.org] Patient Selection Most patients who have a high volume chylothorax and who require operative repair have an iatrogenic chylothorax.[ctsnet.org]

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  • Congenital Chylothorax

    Congenital chylothorax is a rare condition in which chyle accumulates in the pleural space because of an intrauterine obstruction or anomalies of the thoracic duct.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cytologic studies of pleural fluid were consistent with chylothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pleurodesis with oxytetracycline seems to be effective in treatment of congenital chylothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug

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