Chylothorax

Also known as: chyle leak

What is ​Chylothorax?

Chylothorax is a rare disorder that affects the lungs of infants. Specifically, fluid from the lymphatic system (chyle) flows into the pleural space, or the space between the lungs and the chest wall.


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