Successful management of a bilateral diaphragmatic lymphangioma

  • Ming Y
  • Wong K
  • Wang C
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Abstract

A 5-year-old boy developed two episodes of massive chylothorax due to a huge bilateral diaphragmatic lymphangioma. Two episodes of chylothorax were well controlled only after parenternal octreotide. The lymphangioma showed more than 90% shrinkage after intralesional sclerotherapy with bleomycin.

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  • Bleomycin
  • Chylothorax
  • Lymphangioma
  • Octreotide

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Authors

  • Yung Ching Ming

  • Kin Sun Wong

  • Chao Jan Wang

  • Jin Yao Lai

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