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chylous

 [ki´lus]
pertaining, mingled with, or of the nature of chyle.

chy·lous

(kī'lŭs),
Relating to chyle.

chylous

/chy·lous/ (ki´lus) pertaining to or mixed with chyle.

chylous

[kī′ləs]
Etymology: Gk, chylos, juice
pertaining to or resembling chyle.

chy·lous

(kī'lŭs)
Relating to chyle.

chylous

pertaining to, mingled with, or of the nature of chyle.

chylous ascites
distention of the abdomen with chyle.
chylous effusion
accumulation of chyle, usually in a cavity, e.g. pleural cavity.
chylous hydrothorax
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Cytologic, immunocytochemical and ultrastructural characterization of lymphangioleiomyomatosis cell clusters in chylous effusions of patients with lymphangioleiomyomatosis.
Pleural fluid analysis in chylous pleural effusion.
The diagnosis and management of postoperative chylous ascites.
Spontaneous healing of retroperitoneal chylous leakage following anterior lumbar spinal surgery: a case report and literature review.
Systematic approach to the treatment of chylous leakage after neck dissection.
Nutritional support in patients with low volume chylous fistula following radical neck dissection.
Tetracycline sclerotherapy for chylous fistula following neck dissection.
Bilateral chylous drainage had persisted in large amounts from the chest tubes although we continued total parentheral nutrition (TPN).
We started an octreotide infusion at 2 mg/kg/hour and planned to give this for 5 days as suggested in the literature when chylous ascites was over 10 liters.
Chylous pericardial effusion complicating aorta-right pulmonary artery anastomosis.
In the small bowel mesentery, the spaces may be filled with chyle and are called chylous lymphangioma.