From the case: Chylothorax

CT
Axial C+ portal venous phase
System: Vascular
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ Chylothorax is suspected on clinical grounds, as in this patient. Pleural puncture and pleural fluid analysis confirmed the diagnosis.   ”

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  • Chylothorax - “ A chylothorax refers to the presence of chylous fluid in the pleural space often as a result of obstruction or disruption to the thoracic duct. It...”

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