Urology Annals

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 45--46

Chylous ascites after laparoscopic hand-assisted donor nephrectomy: Is it specific for the left-side?


S Ter Meulen1, KA van Donselaar-van der Pant1, FJ Bemelman1, MM Idu2 
1 Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Correspondence Address:
M M Idu
Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
The Netherlands

We describe a case-report of a chylous ascites after laparoscopic donor nephrectomy, summarize the current literature, and hypothesize on the etiology of this complication.


How to cite this article:
Meulen S T, van Donselaar-van der Pant K A, Bemelman F J, Idu M M. Chylous ascites after laparoscopic hand-assisted donor nephrectomy: Is it specific for the left-side?.Urol Ann 2013;5:45-46


How to cite this URL:
Meulen S T, van Donselaar-van der Pant K A, Bemelman F J, Idu M M. Chylous ascites after laparoscopic hand-assisted donor nephrectomy: Is it specific for the left-side?. Urol Ann [serial online] 2013 [cited 2019 Dec 6 ];5:45-46
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