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Successful Treatment of Severe Fetal Chylothorax Resistant to Repeated Pleuroamniotic Shunting by OK-432 Pleurodesis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22378239     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report the first case of successful fetal pleurodesis with OK-432 for recurrent severe fetal primary chylothorax after failing repeated pleuroamniotic shunting. Shunting and pleurodesis could be complementary to each other in the treatment of fetal chylothorax.
Authors:
T K Lo; W L Lau; Y Y Lam; M H Y Tang; T Y Leung; W C Leung
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-2-29
Journal Detail:
Title:  Fetal diagnosis and therapy     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1421-9964     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-3-1     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9107463     Medline TA:  Fetal Diagn Ther     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 S. Karger AG, Basel.
Affiliation:
Prenatal Diagnosis and Counseling Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China.
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