pseudochylothorax

pseudochylothorax

see chyloid effusion.
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Lipid analysis of the pleural fluid can discriminate a pseudochylothorax from a true chylothorax.
A pleural fluid cholesterol level should also be obtained because pseudochylothorax may also have elevated triglyceride levels.
Chylothorax and pseudochylothorax, in Pleural Diseases.