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Transient spontaneous chylothorax presented with neck pain and swelling in patient with latent TB Case report
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  • Hussam Almasri,
  • Ans Alamami,
  • Riyadh Hammamy,
  • Mohamed Shariff
Hussam Almasri
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Ans Alamami
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Riyadh Hammamy
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Mohamed Shariff
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Abstract

chylothorax is a relatively uncommon condition. It is characterized by the presence of chylous rich fluid within the pleural space. Spontaneous chylothorax usually refers to non-traumatic causes most common malignancy and infections. we present a case of a spontaneous chylothorax with evidence of resolution of pleural effusion without detectable cause.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

13 Oct 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
17 Oct 2020Assigned to Editor
17 Oct 2020Submission Checks Completed
22 Oct 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
23 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
30 Oct 2020Editorial Decision: Accept