• Lymphoscintigraphy by oral administration of I-123 BMIPP is thought to be a useful method for localization of chyle leakage in patients with chylothorax induced by thoracic surgery. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Simon, "Connexin37 and Connexin43 deficiencies in mice disrupt lymphatic valve development and result in lymphatic disorders including lymphedema and chylothorax ," Developmental Biology, vol. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • As the chylothorax was considered to be due to thoracic duct injury at the time of operation, lymphoscintigraphy was performed by oral administration of I-123 beta-methyl-iodophenyl pentadecanoic acid (BMIPP). (semanticscholar.org)
  • Chylothorax developed subsequent to the diagnosis of TB in 27.8% (10/36) of the patients, after a median of 6.75 weeks (IQR 4-9). (readbyqxmd.com)
  • The authors present a 71-year-old woman who had a right chylothorax after right upper lobectomy for lung cancer. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Chylothorax developed during an immune reconstitution syndrome (IRS) in 16.7% (10/36) of the patients, including immunocompetent ones. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • We describe a case and the results of a systematic review of all reported cases of TB-chylothorax. (readbyqxmd.com)
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