Chylous effusion is an infrequent complication of cardiothoracic surgery and a less frequent complication of central line placement. The authors describe a novel application of lymphoscintigraphy showing thoracic duct injury in an infant after surgery for hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
- Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
- Lymphoscintigraphy, Thoracic Duct
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging