Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 51--52

Pediatric chylopericardium: Treatment conundrum


Mitul Jasani, Amar Shah, Anirudh V Shah 
 Amardeep Multispeciality Children Hospital and Research Centre, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Correspondence Address:
Amar Shah
Amardeep Multispeciality Children Hospital and Research Center, 65, Pritamnagar Society, Near Government Ladies Hostel, Near Gujarat College, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad - 380 006, Gujarat
India

Primary chylopericardium is a rare entity in the pediatric population, which is characterized by chyle accumulation in the pericardial sac. Treatment of this rare problem is a management dilemma as no definitive treatment has been found to be curative. We share our experience of treating chylopericardium with minimally invasive surgery.


How to cite this article:
Jasani M, Shah A, Shah AV. Pediatric chylopericardium: Treatment conundrum.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2018;23:51-52


How to cite this URL:
Jasani M, Shah A, Shah AV. Pediatric chylopericardium: Treatment conundrum. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2018 [cited 2022 Dec 9 ];23:51-52
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