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chylothorax (or chyle leak) is a type of pleural effusion. It results from lymphatic fluid (chyle) accumulating in the pleural ...
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" ...Chylothorax after both her surgeries and I well remember what a nightmare it is. We struggled with the diet and Tilly lost loads of weight she was also on Octreotide injections... "

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" ...hydrops. She has been diagnosed with congenital chylothorax and lymphatic system leaking. We recently started Octreotide. Does anyone have any experience with Octreotide?? We are praying it... "

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" ...Denver Pleuroperitoneal Shunt for Refractory Chylothorax We describe successful treatment of a chylothorax refractory to conventional management by ...3.5 L (). The chylothorax did not improve a... "

" ...octreotide for a bit which really cleared all that up). She's been on breastmilk for quite some time as well. No funny poos, just lots of poo - mainly from gassy toots I think. I will mention that ... "

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" ...course of treatment was strictly Lasix, but the ...to try it? Also, are there any other Homeopathic remedies that you have found effective in the treatment of chylothorax? Recently a herbal spec... "

" ...of the fluid Louis had chylothorax and was on special milk... "

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" Catsnclay's Lucky has been diagnosed with chylothorax some years ago. It looks as if he got over it. If you search... "

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" Quote: I'm so sorry about your dog's chylothorax. This is first time I have heard about it in Chesapeake Bay Retrievers.... "

" ...long time ago that I was saying that chylothorax was a pain but not... "

" ...can`t help cause Heather had her Chylothorax as a very small baby.... "

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Taken for: Carcinoid*, Carcinoid Syndrome, Acromegaly, IBS*
Other names: Sandostatin, Sandostatin LAR, Octreotide Acetate, Sandostatin LAR Depot
Prescribing mode: *Off Label
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