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Refractory chylothorax due to thoracic duct stenosis in Noonan syndrome with RIT1 gene mutation: a case report and literature review
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  • Lei yang,
  • Ying guo,
  • Xinyi Xu,
  • Xu Zhang,
  • Wei Gao,
  • tingliang liu
Lei yang
Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
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Ying guo
Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
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Xinyi Xu
Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
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Xu Zhang
Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
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Wei Gao
Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
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tingliang liu
Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
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Abstract

The occurrence of Noonan with refractory chylothorax with RIT1 gene mutation is very rare. The right lymphatic vessel and thoracic duct were compressed by the surrounding tissue, resulting in obstruction. After releasing the surrounding tissue, the chylothorax disappeared.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

17 Feb 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
19 Feb 2021Assigned to Editor
19 Feb 2021Submission Checks Completed
18 Mar 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
27 Mar 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
15 Jun 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor