Utility of MR lymphangiography in chylous ascites: A report of two cases

SA Journal of Radiology

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Title Utility of MR lymphangiography in chylous ascites: A report of two cases
Creator Bhatia, Pratibha Sherwani, Poonam Ahmed, Intezar Chauhan, Udit Saxena, Sudhir
Subject — MR lymphangiography; central conducting lymphatics; chylous ascites; nodal lymphangiography; cisterna chyli
Description Dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) lymphangiography is a novel imaging technique with a potential role in suspected cases of lymphatic leaks. A 15-year-old male with a post operative chylous leak and an 8-year-old male who developed chylous ascites secondary to disseminated tuberculosis are presented. Both children underwent MR lymphangiography.Contribution: The role of DCE-MR lymphangiography in cases of chylous ascites to help guide appropriate management.
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Date 2023-08-31
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Identifier 10.4102/sajr.v27i1.2703
Source South African Journal of Radiology; Vol 27, No 1 (2023); 4 pages 2078-6778 1027-202X
Language eng
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