Chylous ascites: Analysis of 24 patients


Tulunay G., Ureyen I., Turan T., Karalok A., Kavak D., Ozgul N., ...More

GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY, vol.127, no.1, pp.191-197, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 127 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2012.06.023
  • Journal Name: GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.191-197
  • Keywords: Chylous ascites, Lymphadenectomy, Gynecologic malignancy, LYMPH-NODE DISSECTION, PARAAORTIC LYMPHADENECTOMY, GYNECOLOGIC MALIGNANCIES, MANAGEMENT, SURGERY, DISORDERS, DIAGNOSIS
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objectives. Chylous ascites is the pathologic accumulation of lymphatic fluid in the peritoneal cavity. Patients who underwent surgery for gynecologic malignancy and had postoperative chylous ascites were evaluated retrospectively.