Mesenteric chylous (lymph-containing) cyst

Research paper by Matthew D. Rifkin, Alfred B. Kurtz, Matthew E. Pasto

Indexed on: 01 Dec '83Published on: 01 Dec '83Published in: Abdominal imaging


Mesenteric cysts are uncommon entities and chyle (lymph)-containing cysts are the rarest of this group. A case report of a chylous cyst with CT demonstrating unique fat and soft tissue fluidfluid levels is presented.