Chylopericardium following Atrial Septal Defect Repair: Case Report


  • Sanjay Kumar
  • Bharati Sinha



Chylopericardium after intrapericardial cardiac operations is extremely rare. We present an unusual case of postoperative chylopericardium with cardiac tamponade following atrial septal defect repair, and we comment on the clinical course and treatment.


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Kumar, S., & Sinha, B. (2005). Chylopericardium following Atrial Septal Defect Repair: Case Report. The Heart Surgery Forum, 8(1), E23-E24.