View
Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Plummer, J. M. ; McFarlane, M. E. ; McDonald, A. H.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
n/a
Article Title
Chylous ascites associated with chylothorax; a rare sequela of penetrating abdominal trauma: a case report
Medium Designator
n/a
Connective Phrase
n/a
Journal Title
J Med Case Reports
Translated Title
n/a
Reprint Status
n/a
Date of Publication
2007
Volume ID
1
Issue ID
n/a
Page(s)
149
Language
eng
Connective Phrase
n/a
Location/URL
n/a
ISSN
1752-1947 (Electronic)
Notes
n/a
Abstract
ABSTRACT: We present the case of a patient with the rare combination of chylous ascites and chylothorax resulting from penetrating abdominal injury. This patient was successfully managed with total parenteral nutrition. This case report is used to highlight the clinical features and management options of this uncommon but challenging clinical problem.....
read more