King's College London

Research portal

Percutaneous Venous Reconstruction for Central Thrombosis-Associated Chylothorax: A Safe and Efficacious Option

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Ganesh Deogaonkar, Manish D. Sinha, Matthew Jones, Francis Calder, Narayan Karunanithy, Shakeel A. Qureshi

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1569-1575
Number of pages7
JournalJACC: Case Reports
Issue number14
Published20 Oct 2021

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright: © 2021 The Authors

King's Authors


Central thrombosis–associated chylothorax is underrecognized in children and frequently refractory to conservative management. Central venous catheterizations are the predominate cause. We present 3 cases highlighting endovascular techniques used to treat persistent chylous effusions. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)

View graph of relations

© 2020 King's College London | Strand | London WC2R 2LS | England | United Kingdom | Tel +44 (0)20 7836 5454