Diagnosis and treatment of chylous disorders

Francesco Boccardo, Corrado Campisi, Lidia Molonari, Sara Dessalvi, Luigi Santi Pier, Corradino Campisi

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Authors report their clinical experience in the treatment of chylous disorders due to congenital dysplastic malformation or secondary to oncological operations with nodal dissection. They report proper diagnostic investigations including above all traditional oil contrast lymphangiography associated with CT scan. A sequential therapeutical sequence is finally described including conservative procedures, laparoscopic approach and microsurgical methods.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15-19
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Lymphology and Related Problems
Issue number65
Publication statusPublished - 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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