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Acute pancreatitis after thoracic duct ligation for iatrogenic chylothorax. A case report

Published inBMC surgery, vol. 17, no. 1, 9
Publication date2017
Abstract

To report the association between thoracic duct ligation and acute pancreatitis. The association between sudden stop of lymphatic flow and pancreatitis has been established in experimental models.

Keywords
  • Acute pancreatitis
  • Case report
  • Iatrogenic chylothorax
  • Thoracic duct ligation
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Thymoma
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BEDAT, Benoît et al. Acute pancreatitis after thoracic duct ligation for iatrogenic chylothorax. A case report. In: BMC surgery, 2017, vol. 17, n° 1, p. 9. doi: 10.1186/s12893-017-0204-3
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