Ascitis quilosa postlaparoscopia abdominal; revisión y descripción de un caso. Jessica Ares1, Paloma Pellejero2, Lucia Díaz-Naya1, Francisco Villazón1, Alicia . La ascitis quilosa es un hallazgo infrecuente producido por la presencia de linfa de origen torácico o intestinal en la cavidad abdominal. Normalmente es. Santos PLA, Milián HG Ascitis quilosa. Informe de dos casos. Acta Med Cent ; 12 (4). Language: Español References: Page: PDF: Kb.

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The patient was treated with a normal protein and low-fat diet, paracentesis with the administration of albumin, and later with diuretics. Endoscopic and pathologic changes of the upper gastrointestinal tract in Crohn’s disease. Physical examination revealed muscle atrophy with no jugular plethora.

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Filariasis, chyluria and chylous effusion. J Clin Gastroenterol ; 6: Other mechanisms that have been involved are the exudation of lymph through the walls of congenital or acquired dilated retroperitoneal vessels into the abdominal cavity, and the obstruction from direct trauma of the thoracic duct 3.

Two-thirds of all chylous ascites qiulosa in developed countries as a consequence of abdominal malignancy 1,15 and cirrhosis. Others include breast and pancreatic neoplasia.

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At present his response is unsatisfactory, ascitjs that moderate lower limb edema persists, as well as the ascites, requiring repeat paracentesis. It revealed multiple mesenteric collections, a pancreatic cyst, and fluid in the abdominal cavity, all these findings compatible with an E Balthazar’s degree pancreatitis. J Urol ; Chylous ascites is an extremely rare complication after abdominal aortic surgery that can lead to nutritional, immunological and respiratory consequences.


These causes were satisfactorily ruled out in our patient, and only quolosa cirrhosis was documented as the cause of chylous ascites, which is seen in 0.

Chylous ascites is a rare complication after a number of abdominal and retroperitoneal ascitix. Ten days later this catheter was replaced with a jugular central line because of local phlebitis. Treatment of the underlying cause is a cornerstone in this entity whenever possible. The serum-ascites albumin gradient is superior to the exudate-transudate concept in the differential diagnosis of ascites.

Ascitis quilosa secundaria a pancreatitis: caso clínico y revisión de la bibliografía

Sanjuanbenito 2E. Due to the poor response in our patient, other measures will be carried out, such as middle-chain triglyceride or octreotide use. Chylous ascites as the main manifestation of left ventricular dysfunction: Am Rev Respir Dis ; Dig Dis Sci asciits After extensive medical database search on Medline and Embase, only eight cases of chylous ascites secondary to acute pancreatitis have been reported in english literature before, with different etiologies table III.

Also the abdominal collections and ascites were reduced and an oral diet was started.


Eur J Pediatr ; At this time enteral nutrition support was progressively introduced. An abdominal CT scan showed a mass located in the uncinate process of the pancreas that conditioned dilation of the common bile duct and duct of Wirsung. We use cookies to help provide and enhance our service and tailor content and ads. Acute transient chylous ascites associated with acute biliary pancreatitis. B A normal pancreas and no retroperitoneal adenomegalies.


The patient moved to the General Surgery ward in order to drain abdominal collections.

World J Gastroenterol ; Ten days later this catheter was replaced with a jugular central line because of local phlebitis. Chylous ascites caused by portal vein thrombosis treated with octreotide.

Acute chylous ascites mimicking acute appendicitis in a patient with pancreatitis. Incidence and risk factors. Case report A 68y old woman came to the emergency room suffering from upper abdominal pain, nausea, and occasional vomiting which started ascitks hours before.

Care of patients with ascites. Am J Clin Pathol ; By continuing you agree to the use of cookies. Suilosa with total parenteral nutrition and somatostatin. Four days later, an abdominal CT scan was performed. In this manner, remission is achieved and the progression into more advanced forms of the disease or the appearance of complications that require surgical treatment in a clinical situation of greater morbidity and mortality for the ascitiis are prevented.

It has different etiologies that interrupt the lymphatic flow. Five years prior he was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol.

Endo-scopic and colonoscopic studies directed at discovering associated lesions primarily in the terminal ileum should be performed to make a correct diagnosis and begin early medical treatment.