• 1 Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Hospital UKM, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Singapore Med J, 2000 Nov;41(11):548-9.
PMID: 11284614


Chylothorax is a rarely recognised post-operative complication following repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia. We report here a newborn infant with this condition which resolved with percutaneous chest drainage, total parenteral nutrition and enteral feeding of a formula high in medium-chain triglycerides.

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