An opaque, milky-white fluid consisting mainly of emulsified fats that passes through the lacteals of the small intestines into the lymphatic system.
The presence of chyle in the thoracic cavity. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Presence of milky lymph (CHYLE) in the PERITONEAL CAVITY, with or without infection.
The largest lymphatic vessel that passes through the chest and drains into the SUBCLAVIAN VEIN.
A transient dilatation of the lymphatic vessels.
Fluid accumulation within the PERICARDIUM. Serous effusions are associated with pericardial diseases. Hemopericardium is associated with trauma. Lipid-containing effusion (chylopericardium) results from leakage of THORACIC DUCT. Severe cases can lead to CARDIAC TAMPONADE.
A class of lipoproteins that carry dietary CHOLESTEROL and TRIGLYCERIDES from the SMALL INTESTINE to the tissues. Their density (0.93-1.006 g/ml) is the same as that of VERY-LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS.
The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
Syndromes of bone destruction where the cause is not obvious such as neoplasia, infection, or trauma. The destruction follows various patterns: massive (Gorham disease), multicentric (HAJDU-CHENEY SYNDROME), or carpal/tarsal.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Surgery restricted to the management of minor problems and injuries; surgical procedures of relatively slight extent and not in itself hazardous to life. (Dorland, 28th ed & Stedman, 25th ed)
A malignant tumor originating from the endothelial cells of lymphatic vessels. Most lymphangiosarcomas arise in an arm secondary to radical mastectomy but they sometimes complicate idiopathic lymphedema. The lymphedema has usually been present for 6 to 10 years before malignant changes develop. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1866)
Discomfort associated with the bones that make up the pelvic girdle. It occurs frequently during pregnancy.
A system of organs and tissues that process and transport immune cells and LYMPH.
The period of history before 500 of the common era.
Tubular vessels that are involved in the transport of LYMPH and LYMPHOCYTES.
Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.
Dilatation of the intestinal lymphatic system usually caused by an obstruction in the intestinal wall. It may be congenital or acquired and is characterized by DIARRHEA; HYPOPROTEINEMIA; peripheral and/or abdominal EDEMA; and PROTEIN-LOSING ENTEROPATHIES.
A country in northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip, and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula Its capital is Cairo.
Materials or substances used in the composition of traditional medical remedies. The use of this term in MeSH was formerly restricted to historical articles or those concerned with traditional medicine, but it can also refer to homeopathic remedies. Nosodes are specific types of homeopathic remedies prepared from causal agents or disease products.
A system of traditional medicine which is based on the beliefs and practices of the Chinese culture.
Chinese herbal or plant extracts which are used as drugs to treat diseases or promote general well-being. The concept does not include synthesized compounds manufactured in China.
Carbonic acid calcium salt (CaCO3). An odorless, tasteless powder or crystal that occurs in nature. It is used therapeutically as a phosphate buffer in hemodialysis patients and as a calcium supplement.
The phylum of sponges which are sessile, suspension-feeding, multicellular animals that utilize flagellated cells called choanocytes to circulate water. Most are hermaphroditic. They are probably an early evolutionary side branch that gave rise to no other group of animals. Except for about 150 freshwater species, sponges are marine animals. They are a source of ALKALOIDS; STEROLS; and other complex molecules useful in medicine and biological research.
The period of history from the year 500 through 1450 of the common era.
The upper part of the human body, or the front or upper part of the body of an animal, typically separated from the rest of the body by a neck, and containing the brain, mouth, and sense organs.
Radiographic study of the lymphatic system following injection of dye or contrast medium.
Unbroken cellular lining (intima) of the lymph vessels (e.g., the high endothelial lymphatic venules). It is more permeable than vascular endothelium, lacking selective absorption and functioning mainly to remove plasma proteins that have filtered through the capillaries into the tissue spaces.
The formation of LYMPHATIC VESSELS.
Edema due to obstruction of lymph vessels or disorders of the lymph nodes.
The interstitial fluid that is in the LYMPHATIC SYSTEM.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of the RESPIRATORY SYSTEM. It is especially concerned with diagnosis and treatment of diseases and defects of the lungs and bronchial tree.
Methods and procedures for the diagnosis of diseases of the respiratory tract or its organs. It includes RESPIRATORY FUNCTION TESTS.
Major administrative divisions of the hospital.
"The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.
The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the bronchi.
A discipline concerned with studying biological phenomena in terms of the chemical and physical interactions of molecules.
Instructional materials used in teaching.
The branch of pharmacology that deals directly with the effectiveness and safety of drugs in humans.
The direct struggle between individuals for environmental necessities or for a common goal.
The sum or the stock of words used by a language, a group, or an individual. (From Webster, 3d ed)
A specified list of terms with a fixed and unalterable meaning, and from which a selection is made when CATALOGING; ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING; or searching BOOKS; JOURNALS AS TOPIC; and other documents. The control is intended to avoid the scattering of related subjects under different headings (SUBJECT HEADINGS). The list may be altered or extended only by the publisher or issuing agency. (From Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed, p163)
A form of interactive entertainment in which the player controls electronically generated images that appear on a video display screen. This includes video games played in the home on special machines or home computers, and those played in arcades.
Chyle is rich in protein and white blood cells that are important in fighting infection. The loss of chyle into the chest can ...
... fluid from tissues It absorbs and transports fatty acids and fats as chyle from the digestive system It transports white blood ... and disproved Galen's assertion that chyle was carried by the veins. But, he still believed that the lacteals carried the chyle ... He traced this fluid to the thoracic duct, which he then followed to a chyle-filled sac he called the chyli receptaculum, which ... This connection was established by Jean Pecquet in 1651, who found a white fluid mixing with blood in a dog's heart. He ...
... who found a white fluid mixing with blood in a dog's heart. He suspected that fluid to be chyle as its flow increased when ... and disproved Galen's assertion that chyle was carried by the veins. But, he still believed that the lacteals carried the chyle ... He traced this fluid to the thoracic duct, which he then followed to a chyle-filled sac he called the chyli receptaculum, which ... The spleen synthesizes antibodies in its white pulp and removes antibody-coated bacteria and antibody-coated blood cells by way ...
The lymph formed in the human digestive system called chyle is rich in triglycerides (fat), and looks milky white because of ...
Since chyle is rich in triglycerides, a pleural effusion that is rich in triglycerides (>110 mg/dL) confirms the presence of a ... In people on a normal diet, this fluid collection can sometimes be identified by its turbid, milky white appearance, since ... This causes the chyle to ooze extensively into the pleural cavity, leading to a chylothorax. In the case of yellow nail ... Up to three liters of chyle can easily drain into the pleural space daily. Chest X-rays can detect a chylothorax. It appears as ...
... the kidney hilum or ureter or sometimes into the bladder and chyle can leak into the urinary tract resulting in milky white ... Chyluria, also called chylous urine, is a medical condition involving the presence of chyle in the urine stream, which results ... Dunavan, Claire Panosian (2008-05-22). "The white urine that held the key". Discover Magazine. Paul, Sagorika; Kumar, Manoj; ... which allows for the passage of white blood cells, fat, and fat-soluble vitamins into the urine. Another cause of chyluria is ...
This lymph is called chyle which has a milky appearance, and imparts the name lacteals (referring to the milky appearance of ... white blood cells and cell waste-products. This solution accounts for 26% of the water in the human body. The composition of ... while various types of white blood cells (mainly lymphocytes) are added to the fluid. In addition the lymph which drains the ... fluid does not contain red blood cells or platelets as they are too large to pass through but can contain some white blood ...
... and gave accounts of an analysis of a milky ascites which he pronounced to be chyle, and of an analysis of the bones in ... and showed the similarity of the white corpuscle to those of lymph and pus. On the advice of Peter Mark Roget he communicated ... ", "Chyle", and "Milk", in Robert Bentley Todd and William Bowman's Cyclopædia of Anatomy and Physiology. "Rees, George Owen ...
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The following colors are not permissible: red, red with white spots, black, and black with white spots. Since the 1980s, the ... due to scar tissue forming around the organs to protect them from the chyle fluid. Chylothorax is not necessarily, but often ... Some Afghan Hounds are almost white, but parti-color hounds (white with islands of red or black) are penalized in the AKC ... Black coloration is a rigid must on the nose and lips for both white and fawn bakhmulls. The dog's height should be between 68- ...
The chewed food is then pulled into the stomach where the heat of the stomach cooks the food into chyle. The chyle is then ... However, purging with white hellebore was probably for the more chronic cases due to the fact that wine and barleywater drinks ... Hippocrates recommended high doses of white hellebore because he believed that the best and most natural relief for gout was ...
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As the main section of the song begins, cameras zoom in on Knowles as she dances in a black and white latex leotard while ... "Vybe Chyle" Burke - Mixing Engineer, extended remix Mathew Knowles - Executive producer Miles Walker - Engineer Bangladesh - ... She and Gaga, now in front of a white backdrop, perform a synchronized dance together, with Gaga wearing a pair of yellow ... During Gaga's verse, she and Knowles appear wearing white leotards; they both sing to the camera while shooting more toy guns ...
Chyle M., Chyle P., Dolezal V. (Inst. f. hygiene and epidemiology, Prag): Deoxycholic acid - Therapy of viral infections and a ... When pure, it comes in a white to off-white crystalline powder form. ... Chyle M., Chyle P.: Regulation of the immune response with DCA (Czech, engl. summary), Sbornik lek. 84, 212-18 (1982) ... Chyle M. (Universität Prag), Chyle P.: Deoxycholic acid in therapy of herpes labialis (Czech, engl. summary), Cas. Lek. ces. ...
It breaks down both red and white blood cells that are spent. This is why it is sometimes known as the 'graveyard of red blood ... This initially results in the production of chyme which when fully broken down in the small intestine is absorbed as chyle into ... A milky fluid called chyle, consisting mainly of the emulsified fats of the chylomicrons, results from the absorbed mix with ... the lymph in the lacteals.[clarification needed] Chyle is then transported through the lymphatic system to the rest of the body ...
When a vein is drained of blood and removed from an organism, it appears grey-white.[citation needed] The largest veins in the ... Growth and energy were derived from venous blood created in the liver from chyle, while arterial blood gave vitality by ...
Blood is a fluid consisting of plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets that is circulated by the heart ... Growth and energy were derived from venous blood created in the liver from chyle, while arterial blood gave vitality by ... Blood consists of plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Also, the digestive system works with the ...
Growth and energy were derived from venous blood created in the liver from chyle, while arterial blood gave vitality by ... it appears grey-white.[citation needed] ...
Growth and energy were derived from venous blood created in the liver from chyle, while arterial blood gave vitality by ... white blood cells, and platelets that is circulated by the heart through the vertebrate vascular system, carrying oxygen and ... white blood cells, and platelets. Also, the digestive system works with the circulatory system to provide the nutrients the ...
The spleen is the largest lymphoid organ in the body but has other functions.[23] It breaks down both red and white blood cells ... This initially results in the production of chyme which when fully broken down in the small intestine is absorbed as chyle into ... A milky fluid called chyle, consisting mainly of the emulsified fats of the chylomicrons, results from the absorbed mix with ... the lymph in the lacteals.[clarification needed] Chyle is then transported through the lymphatic system to the rest of the body ...
... white blood cells and cell waste-products. This solution accounts for 26% of the water in the human body. The composition of ... This lymph is called chyle which has a milky appearance, and imparts the name lacteals (referring to the milky appearance of ... while various types of white blood cells (mainly lymphocytes) are added to the fluid. In addition the lymph which drains the ... fluid does not contain red blood cells or platelets as they are too large to pass through but can contain some white blood ...
Chyle Lymph containing dietary lipids drained from small intestine, carried in lacteals. Appear creamy white. ... Agranular white blood cells that participate in adaptive immune response (B and T cells). (Plus granular nonspecific NK cells) ... White Pulp: lymphatic tissue; lymphocytes and macrophages arranged central arteries of spleen. Red Pulp: blood filled venous ... Splenic arteries -- central arteries -- white pulp -- B and T cells carry out immune functions. ...
MILKY-WHITE LYMPH CAUSED BY FAT DIGESTION. CHYLE. A SUBSTANCE SECRETED BY THE PARIETAL CELLS OF THE STOMACH; IT IS MECESSARY ...
Lymph is a clear-to-white fluid made of:. *White blood cells, especially lymphocytes, the cells that attack bacteria in the ... Fluid from the intestines called chyle, which contains proteins and fats Lymph nodes are soft, small, round- or bean-shaped ... When bacteria are recognized in the lymph fluid, the lymph nodes make more infection-fighting white blood cells. This causes ...
Chyle obtained on thoracentesis is white, odorless, and milky in appearance. When this type of fluid is obtained, the ... A low fat semielemental formula may be effective if chyle output is ,500 mL/day. An elemental formula may be required if chyle ... chyle gains access to the pleural space, and dyspnea is produced by the chyle compressing the lung.1 Rapid accumulation of a ... It causes systemic smooth muscle contraction and is thought to decrease chyle flow by constriction of the thoracic duct.126,127 ...
Chyle is rich in protein and white blood cells that are important in fighting infection. The loss of chyle into the chest can ...
... who found a white fluid mixing with blood in a dogs heart. He suspected that fluid to be chyle as its flow increased when ... and disproved Galens assertion that chyle was carried by the veins. But, he still believed that the lacteals carried the chyle ... He traced this fluid to the thoracic duct, which he then followed to a chyle-filled sac he called the chyli receptaculum, which ... The spleen synthesizes antibodies in its white pulp and removes antibody-coated bacteria and antibody-coated blood cells by way ...
Stool, white, chalk, like (p. 644). Stool, white, fecal (p. 644). Stool, white, milk like, chyle like (p. 644) ... Stool, lumps, like chalk (See White) (p. 639). Stool, odor, sour (p. 640). Stool, thin, liquid (p. 642). Stool, thin, liquid, ... Mouth, discoloration, tongue, white (p. 402). Mouth, dryness, tongue (p. 404). Mouth, ranula (p. 416). Mouth, swelling, gums (p ... Skin, eruptions, discharging, white (p. 1311). Skin, eruptions, dry (p. 1311). Skin, eruptions, eczema (p. 1312). Skin, ...
The fatty acids turn the lymph into a white, milky substance called chyle. Chyle is transported through lymphatic vessels to ... Due to the presence of triglycerides, chyle has a milky white coloration to it. ... White pulp is found within the red pulp surrounding the arterioles of the spleen. It is made of lymphatic tissue and contains ... The spleen is made up of a dense fibrous connective tissue capsule filled with regions known as red and white pulp. Red pulp, ...
Turbid, green fluids are associated with rheumatoid arthritis, and milky-white fluids with lymph containing chyle. The specific ... Chyle Occasionally, the liquid that comes out of the chest is neither transparent nor bloody, but milky. This is due to a tear ... The white blood cell (WBC) count of pleural fluid is performed manually. Transudates have a WBC count of less than 1,000 per ... If the pH and glucose are very low (e.g., pH below 7.2), white blood cells are found to be greater than 25,000 per microliter, ...
n. 1. A clear, watery, sometimes faintly yellowish fluid derived from body tissues that contains white blood cells and ... lymph - a thin coagulable fluid (similar to plasma but) containing white blood cells (lymphocytes) and chyle; is conveyed to ... chyle - a milky fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fats; formed in the small intestine during digestion of ingested fats ... 1. A clear, watery, sometimes faintly yellowish fluid derived from body tissues that contains white blood cells and circulates ...
... chyle in cats. Lab test paper including overview, sampling, tests, result data and more. All information is peer reviewed. ... Not all chylous effusions are milky white and may appear serosanguinous.. *Ether extraction test unreliable. ... Identification of chyle is based on gross appearance, cytology Peritoneal fluid: cytology and presence of lipids. ... Differential cell count not always useful in recognizing chyle since lymphocytes are not always the predominant cell and some ...
Lymph also contains chyle, some red blood cells and many white blood cells. ... Especially pus - which is really mostly dead white blood corpuscles.. I think interstitial fluid and lymph are the same thing. ...
Chyle is a milky white fluid that contains a high concentration of triglyceride. Your veterinarian will run a triglyceride on ... Thus, chylothorax is a collection of chyle in the chest cavity. The accumulation of chyle in the chest cavity leads to ... This drug is being evaluated to determine if it will help animals reabsorb the chyle from their chest cavity and decrease the ... The thoracic duct is a lymphatic vessel that carries chyle from the intestines and into the chest where it empties into the ...
Heart disease generally interferes with lymphatic drainage and poor drainage leads to the chyle build up but there can be other ... reasons for chyle build up besides heart disease. Any sort of mass or growth in the chest could also be responsible. ... The "white out" is fluid (chyle). filling up the chest cavity. (On a radiograph,. any fluid in the chest will look white. When ... As it happens, chyle actually IS white.). (original graphic by marvistavet.com). ...
Chylothorax is the occurrence of chyle (lymph) in the pleural cavity secondary to damage of the thoracic duct. It is a rare ... form of pleural effusion which appears as a milky white turbid fluid. Malignancy is the leading cause of nontraumatic ...
... fluid from tissues It absorbs and transports fatty acids and fats as chyle from the digestive system It transports white blood ... and disproved Galens assertion that chyle was carried by the veins. But, he still believed that the lacteals carried the chyle ... He traced this fluid to the thoracic duct, which he then followed to a chyle-filled sac he called the chyli receptaculum, which ... This connection was established by Jean Pecquet in 1651, who found a white fluid mixing with blood in a dogs heart. He ...
CHYLE. a white liquid theat consists of products of digestion, chiefly emusified fats, that passes through the small intestine ...
... in the chyle, to which fluid they impart its opacity and white milky color; and in the milk itself they exist under the form of ... They are then deposited in the various tissues, or form for the time a part of the fluids or secretions, like the chyle, the ...
Lymph contains chyle, erythrocytes, and leukocytes, most of which are lymphocytes. See also chyle, lymphatic system, lymphatic ... Lymph consists of a clear liquid portion, varying numbers of white blood cells (chiefly lymphocytes), and a few red blood cells ... Fat-laden lymph is called CHYLE.. lymph. the INTERSTITIAL FLUID found in the LYMPHATIC SYSTEM and around the tissues of ... Lymph consists of a clear liquid portion, varying numbers of white blood cells (chiefly lymphocytes), and a few red blood cells ...
Lymph- thin coagulable fluid having white cells (lymphocytes) and chyle(mixture of lymph, emulsified fats or free fatty acids.) ... Lymph-thin coagulable fluid having white cells(lymphocytes) and chyle. Lymphoid tissue- specialized tissue making up the ...
Lymphocytes are a type of white blood cell. They help fight germs. The three types of lymphocytes are NK ( n atural k iller) ... This fatty lymph, called chyle, travels in lymph vessels to the bloodstream. Lymphoid tissues As lymph travels, it will pass ...
... chyle = white liquide in small intestine) H(100) syphilis (mburugu), crushing the leaves of Melanthera scandens (Melanthera ... H(099), stems + leaves, pounded + chyle* (amayezi) of a goat, VO., 1 spoon + some drops in nostril and in one ear (* ... H(027z) white lost during pregnancy (ifumbi), whole plant Ranunculus multifidus, roots Securidaca longipedunculata, maceration ... 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine.Put in jars Ocimum gratissimum used for the ...
Lymph contains white blood cells called lymphocytes (LIM-fuh-sites) and chyle (KYE-ul), which is made of fats and proteins from ...
There were fewer Hispanic patients who were full-time students, whether on HD or PD, compared with white or black patients; 18 ... After 4 weeks on a modified diet, the chyle leak resolved. The patient returned to breast milk and continues nighttime ... Twenty-seven (90%) of the 30 children were white, and 17 (57%) were female. Twenty-four (80%) had a diarrheal prodromal illness ... Creatinine clearance (P = 0.002) and white blood cell count (P = 0.004) correlated with anemia at 12 months posttransplant, but ...
White cloudy urine men - What does cloudy urine indicate for men? ? UTI. Cloudy urine in man or woman indicates a possible ... Chyle is a substance comprising lymph plus fatty material. Can occur during pregnancy and number of other medical conditions ... These particles could be white or red blood cells / debris / crystals. Someitmes very concentrated urine will appear cloudy. ...
a thin coagulable fluid (similar to plasma but) containing white blood cells (lymphocytes) and chyle; is conveyed to the blood ... an agranulocytic leukocyte that normally makes up a quarter of the white blood cell count but increases in the presence of ...
a thin coagulable fluid (similar to plasma but) containing white blood cells (lymphocytes) and chyle; is conveyed to the blood ...
It is made up of white blood cells which target bacteria, and chyle which is a fluid containing fats and proteins. Chyle is ... Lymph nodes swell when they produce more white blood cells to remove toxins. ...
... "white blood."2 This substance may have been chyle, the post-prandial whitish lymph that carries lipids of the alimentary tract. ... In a 1986 double-blind experiment, Measel and Kafity42 used a lymphatic pump technique to demonstrate an increase of white ... the milky lymph vessels that carry chyle.3 In addition, they probably observed the thoracic duct in animals.3 However, like ...
The diagnosis is done by chyle test of urine. The problem with your query is that it is not clear whether you are passing milky ... urine or passing something white from vagina. If it is from vagina, it may be a fungal infection, which is again easy to treat ...
  • 8 Chyle appears as a milky, opalescent fluid that separates into 3 layers upon standing: a creamy uppermost layer containing chylomicrons, a milky intermediate layer, and a dependent layer containing cellular elements, most of which are small lymphocytes. (aappublications.org)
  • Differential cell count not always useful in recognizing chyle since lymphocytes are not always the predominant cell and some chylous effusions are dominated by neutophils and/or macrophages. (vetstream.com)
  • Lymphatic fluid (also called "chyle") contains fat, water, and lymphocytes (cells of the immune system). (marvistavet.com)
  • Lymph consists of a clear liquid portion, varying numbers of white blood cells (chiefly lymphocytes), and a few red blood cells. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Lymph- thin coagulable fluid having white cells (lymphocytes) and chyle(mixture of lymph, emulsified fats or free fatty acids. (writingscentre.com)
  • Lymphocytes are a type of white blood cell. (nccn.org)
  • Lymph contains white blood cells called lymphocytes (LIM-fuh-sites) and chyle (KYE-ul), which is made of fats and proteins from the intestines. (kidshealth.org)
  • They bring the lymph [the tissue fluid surrounding the cells, which contains white blood cells (lymphocytes), fluid from the intestines (chyle), and some red blood cells] back into the circulation through the veins. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • These vessels carry lymph (colorless liquid that is collected from the body's tissues), chyle (milky fluid taken from food in the intestine during digestion), lymphocytes (specialized white blood cells), and other blood cells. (healthcommunities.com)
  • Lymphocytes are a normally occurring part of the white blood cell series. (healthcommunities.com)
  • Fluid from the intestines called chyle, which contains proteins and fats · Red blood cells · White blood cells , especially lymphocytes , the cells that attack bacteria in the blood. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • Lymphe is a tissue fluid surrounding the cells and contains white blood cells ( WBC's or lymphocytes), fluid from the intestine (Chyle) and also some RBC's back into circulation through the veins. (planetayurveda.com)
  • Chyle consists of lymph of intestinal origin, which is a milky and opalescent fluid rich in lymphocytes, protein, triglycerides and chylomicrons. (freethesaurus.com)
  • The lymphatic system has three interrelated functions: (1) removal of excess fluids from body tissues, (2) absorption of fatty acids and subsequent transport of fat, as chyle, to the circulatory system and, (3) production of immune cells such as lymphocytes (e.g. antibody producing plasma cells) and monocytes . (bionity.com)
  • These organs are responsible for theproduction of lymphocytes and leukocytes, types of white bloodcells that fight infection. (answers.com)
  • Finally, when examined under the microscope, chyle will typically contain large numbers of lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell commonly found in lymphatic fluid. (westromeanimalclinic.com)
  • it contains white blood cells called lymphocytes, which fight infection. (livingdonorsarepeopletoo.com)
  • It contains white blood cells called lymphocytes and macrophages. (livingdonorsarepeopletoo.com)
  • The system builds immunity by making special white blood cells (called lymphocytes) that produce antibodies which are responsible for immune responses that defend the body against disease. (livingdonorsarepeopletoo.com)
  • Chylothorax, the accumulation of chyle in the pleural space, is a relatively rare cause of pleural effusion in children. (aappublications.org)
  • Chylothorax, the accumulation of chyle in the pleural space, occurs after disruption of the thoracic duct. (aappublications.org)
  • Chylothorax is a condition in which a characteristic type of lymph fluid called chyle accumulates in the chest cavity and causes difficulty breathing. (petplace.com)
  • Thus, chylothorax is a collection of chyle in the chest cavity. (petplace.com)
  • Chylothorax is the occurrence of chyle (lymph) in the pleural cavity secondary to damage of the thoracic duct. (hindawi.com)
  • Chylothorax, characterized by the accumulation of chyle within the thoracic cavity, is a relatively uncommon disease that affects dogs and cats . (acvs.org)
  • In pets affected with chylothorax there is an abnormality in the TD that causes it to leak chyle into the thoracic cavity. (acvs.org)
  • Any disease process that obstructs or impedes the outflow of chyle from the TD into the CrVC can potentially lead to chylothorax. (acvs.org)
  • The clinical signs that a pet with chylothorax displays are not specific to the accumulation of chyle in the thorax since any substance (blood, air, pus) that impedes lung expansion can cause breathing difficulties. (acvs.org)
  • Chylothorax is the accumulation of chyle in the pleural ([[lung]]) space. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • Chylothorax is a relatively rare condition in cats in which lymphatic fluid or chyle accumulates in the pleural cavity. (westromeanimalclinic.com)
  • With chylothorax, the chyle drains into the pleural space instead of the cranial vena cava. (westromeanimalclinic.com)
  • When the lymph is drained from the intestines, it contains a high quantity of fat and is known as chyle. (petplace.com)
  • Chyle is found in the intestines. (empowher.com)
  • but they also carry a milky-white substance called chyle round the body, which includes of all these fats we've absorbed from our intestines. (thenakedscientists.com)
  • Lymph fluid is made up of white blood cells and chyle, a fluid from the intestines that contains proteins and fats. (verywell.com)
  • Lymph can also be found in the intestines (chyle), where they hold proteins and fats. (breastlink.com)
  • Identification of chyle is based on gross appearance, cytology Peritoneal fluid: cytology and presence of lipids. (vetstream.com)
  • 2 This substance may have been chyle, the post-prandial whitish lymph that carries lipids of the alimentary tract. (jaoa.org)
  • 1996), and that no radiolabeled intact galactolipid appeared in chyle lipids in rats (Ohlsson et al. (freethesaurus.com)
  • The cyst was unilocular measuring about 6 cm in diameter, and the fluid content was chyle-rich in lipids. (mysciencework.com)
  • From the lacteals, the chyle is transported to the cisterna chyli, which overlies the anterior surface of the second lumbar vertebra. (aappublications.org)
  • The ancient Greeks also observed some elements of the lymphatic system, most likely the lacteals, the milky lymph vessels that carry chyle. (jaoa.org)
  • The lacteals were described as venae albae et lacteae ("white and milky veins") by their discoverer, Gaspare Aselli , an Italian physician and professor of anatomy and surgery of the late 16th and early 17th centuries. (britannica.com)
  • The lymph in the lacteals has a milky appearance due to its high fat content and is called chyle. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • Lacteals are white because of the presence of fat in the lymph which is called chyle. (jkhealthworld.com)
  • The accumulation of chyle in the chest cavity leads to difficulty breathing because the lungs cannot expand normally to take in oxygen. (petplace.com)
  • Not all chylous effusions are milky white and may appear serosanguinous. (vetstream.com)
  • The combination of the two therapies targets absorption and production of chyle , and has proven to be effective at our center, as we describe, with the management of one particularly high-output chylous fistula. (freethesaurus.com)
  • The lymph fluid from the intestine and liver is called chyle and contains more proteins and fats. (verywellhealth.com)
  • 1 The thoracic duct transports between 1.5 and 2.5 L of chyle daily (maximum 4 L/day in a healthy adult). (aappublications.org)
  • Normally, the thoracic duct transports chyle to a large vein called the cranial vena cava for further processing by the body. (westromeanimalclinic.com)
  • Chyle abnormally leaks from those vessels, accumulates in the surrounding tissues, and causes an increase in adipose tissue. (jci.org)
  • When bacteria are recognized in the lymph fluid, the lymph nodes make more infection-fighting white blood cells. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Chyle is rich in protein and white blood cells that are important in fighting infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • All of the leukocytes, or white blood cells, of the immune system are produced by red bone marrow. (innerbody.com)
  • 1. A clear, watery, sometimes faintly yellowish fluid derived from body tissues that contains white blood cells and circulates throughout the lymphatic system, returning to the venous bloodstream through the thoracic duct. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Especially pus - which is really mostly dead white blood corpuscles. (physicsforums.com)
  • Lymph also contains chyle, some red blood cells and many white blood cells. (physicsforums.com)
  • However, some animals are determined to have tumors, heart disease or blood clots that elevate pressures in the bloodstream and cause the chyle to leak from the lymphatic vessels in the chest. (petplace.com)
  • If the chest fluid is chyle, the triglyceride level will be higher than the triglyceride in the blood sample. (petplace.com)
  • These particles could be white or red blood cells / debris / crystals. (healthtap.com)
  • It is made up of white blood cells which target bacteria, and chyle which is a fluid containing fats and proteins. (empowher.com)
  • Lymph nodes swell when they produce more white blood cells to remove toxins. (empowher.com)
  • Nevertheless, some of these civilizations, notably those in Sumer and Babylonia (both in modern-day Iraq), Egypt, India, and China, had elementary notions of a "white blood. (jaoa.org)
  • However, when an infection or a disease like cancer is present, the lymph nodes produce additional white blood cells, causing them to swell. (verywellhealth.com)
  • It runs throughout your entire body, identifies bacteria and viruses, carries them to your lymph nodes to activate the immune system, then meets up with your blood stream to deliver important items like proteins and infection-fighting white blood cells. (mentalfloss.com)
  • However, when infection or a disease like cancer is present, they produce more white blood cells, causing them to swell. (verywell.com)
  • The lymphatic system is comprised of three interrelated functions: (1) Removal of excess fluids, lymph, from body tissues, (2) Absorption of fatty acids and subsequent transport of fat, chyle, to the circulatory system and (3) Formation of white blood cells (WBCs), and initiation of immunity through the formation of antibodies, lending specific resistance to pathogens. (wikibooks.org)
  • The lymphatic system acts as a secondary circulatory system, except it collaborates with white blood cells in lymph nodes to protect the body from being infected by cancer cells, fungi, viruses or bacteria. (wikibooks.org)
  • Lymph: a clear-to-white fluid made up of white blood cells that attack bacteria found in the bloodstream. (breastlink.com)
  • Swollen lymph nodes are a sign they are making infection-fighting white blood cells to combat a recognized threat to the body. (breastlink.com)
  • The lymphatic fluid that is also a main component of chyle contains protein, white blood cells, and vitamins. (acvs.org)
  • This can increase the number of white blood cells, which multiply in response to stimulation with a foreign substance (antigen). (emedicinehealth.com)
  • It is also rich in minerals, about the same as seawater, as well as proteins and white blood cells . (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • When you have a sore throat, white blood cells mass together in these nodes to fight the infection , which is why your throat will often feel swollen and tender. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • One of the critical systems of the body is the lymphatic system, which is a network of organs, lymph nodes, lymph ducts and lymph vessels that move lymph (clear/white fluid made of white blood cells and chyle) from tissues to the bloodstream. (chiroone.net)
  • Unless you have an infection your white blood count would be normal. (answers.com)
  • the body sends a message to your white blood cells and those cells try and receive whatever that virus is that is inside of you. (answers.com)
  • The most abundant type of white blood cell, are phagocytic and tend to self-destruct as they destroy foreign invaders, limiting their life span to a few days. (subjecto.com)
  • There are bacterial cells, obtained from infected tissues and white blood cells, which fight these pathogens. (healthlifemedia.com)
  • Sometimes, it is turbid due to the presence of WBCs (White Blood Cells), epithelial cells. (aarogya.com)
  • 2. A colourless, watery, bodily fluid carried by the lymphatic system, that consists mainly of white blood cells. (interactive-biology.com)
  • Plasma and white blood cells that bathe the tissue cells. (metaglossary.com)
  • A clear watery liquid derived from body tissues which carries white blood cells and fats. (metaglossary.com)
  • Three cardinal endoscopic findings, scattered white spots, white villi, and chyle-like substances covering the mucosa, were demonstrated in protein-losing enteropathy. (springer.com)
  • Before taking the treatment, he would always see white clots, chyle, and protein present in his urine. (w3bminds.com)
  • This fatty lymph, called chyle, travels in lymph vessels to the bloodstream. (nccn.org)
  • Lacteal , one of the lymphatic vessels that serve the small intestine and, after a meal, become white from the minute fat globules that their lymph contains ( see chyle). (britannica.com)
  • The enriched lymph originating in the lymphatics of the small intestine is called chyle (not chyme). (bionity.com)
  • As a result, chyle backs up into the TD and eventually leaks out into the thoracic cavity. (acvs.org)
  • Chyle leaks: consensus on management? (freethesaurus.com)
  • It is a rare form of pleural effusion which appears as a milky white turbid fluid. (hindawi.com)
  • albus , white), an organic substance typical of a group of bodies (albumins or albuminates) of very complicated chemical composition. (wikisource.org)
  • If a mesenteric gland be examined during chylification, that is perhaps three or four hours after a meal at which fat has been taken in abundance, its whole substance appears white and perfectly milky, and on examining individual parts of it microscopically, the minute fat-drops of the chyle may be detected every where lying between the cellular elements of the follicles. (google.pt)
  • These fatty acids will change the lumps into a milky white substance called chyle. (healthlifemedia.com)
  • 1] Because of the noninflammatory nature of chyle , patients do not experience pleuritic chest pain but present with dyspnea. (freethesaurus.com)
  • Because of this influx of fat, lymphatic fluid is milky white. (marvistavet.com)
  • The CC is a lymphatic reservoir that receives chyle from the intestine but also receives lymphatic fluid from the rest of the abdomen and pelvic limbs. (acvs.org)
  • Chyle will then move through the lymphatic vessels to the thoracic duct where it will enter the bloodstream and then go to be metabolized by the liver. (healthlifemedia.com)
  • Possible explanations for the port incision chyle leakage are obstruction of the thoracic duct, which induced retrograde drainage of the lymphoid fluid, or an aberrant collateral branch of the thoracic duct in the chest wall. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The initial signs included anorexia, colic, kicking at belly, paddling of limbs in recumbency, frequent getting up and lying down which subsided after 2 days which might be attributed to stimulation of autonomic nervous system distended cranial loops of obstruction with chyle and fluids (Papadopoulos et al. (freethesaurus.com)
  • They are then deposited in the various tissues, or form for the time a part of the fluids or secretions, like the chyle, the milk, and the sebaceous matter of the skin. (chestofbooks.com)
  • It delivers fats from your digestive system to wherever your body needs them (fatty lymph is called chyle), and toxins to the excretory system for disposal. (mentalfloss.com)
  • Here, we report a case of chyle diagnosed through puncture analysis and its subsequent successful treatment. (bvsalud.org)
  • Following exploratory puncture of the tumor which yielded milky-white fluid, suggesting a cyst in the thoracic duct, she was admitted to our department. (mysciencework.com)
  • The thoracic duct (TD) is the extension of the CC into the chest, which carries chyle into the thoracic cavity and eventually empties its contents into the cranial vena cava (CrVC) close to the heart (Figure 2). (acvs.org)
  • Chyle only occurs in the peritoneal cavity or around the pericardium through damage to the lymph nodes or improper drainage of the lymph and is characterized by a colostrum-like color and being rich in triglyceride. (bvsalud.org)
  • Chyle leakage can be confirmed by qualitative testing for the presence of chyle, the Sudan black test, and by dynamic lymphoscintigraphy. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Presence or absence of chyle in the urine helps to determine whether a disorder is hot or cold and this method of diagnosis is also extendable to the third-stage when the urine has undergone total transformation. (freethesaurus.com)
  • This test checks for the presence of chyle in the patient's urine sample. (avignadiagnostics.com)
  • If it is white, it shows the presence of pus. (aarogya.com)
  • Chyle has a characteristic milky appearance (Figure 1) and it contains small molecules of fat. (acvs.org)
  • 9 Chyle may be slightly turbid if an individual has not eaten recently because its lipid content will be reduced. (aappublications.org)
  • Measurement of cholesterol and triglyceride levels most accurate way of recognizing chyle. (vetstream.com)
  • Chyle is a milky white fluid that contains a high concentration of triglyceride. (petplace.com)
  • Scattered white spots indicated markedly dilated lymphatics in the stroma of the villi. (springer.com)
  • Therefore, white villi suggest impaired transport of fats from intestinal epithelial cells to intestinal lymphatics. (springer.com)
  • Alternatively, sudden compression of the lipemic and engorged mesenteric lymphatics, adjacent nodes, and lower thoracic duct aggravated by deformations associated with stretching and tearing motions may also directly disrupt chyle containing lymphatics (6). (freethesaurus.com)
  • The diagnosis is done by chyle test of urine. (ndtv.com)
  • A diagnosis of chyle leakage from the incision was thus made. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The loss of large amounts of chyle into the thorax can weaken your pet's immune system and create severe metabolic disorders. (acvs.org)
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