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Cardiovascular Diseases | Internal Medicine
- Idiopathic chylopericardiumis a rare entity in which the acculumation of chylousfluid surrounds the pericardial space.
- Herein, we present a case of a 50 year old healthy female patient with no known past medical history that was diagnosed with idiopathic chylopericardiumand was successfully treated using a pleurXcatheter drainage for two and a half weeks and a low fat diet.
Jaga, Seema; Namey, Joseph; Caldeira, Christiano; and Al-Andary, Salah, "Idiopathic Chylopericardium: A Rare Entity" (2020). West Florida Division Virtual Research Day 2020. 25.