Chylothorax

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Chylothorax, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3685Definition: accumulation of lymphatic fluid or chyle in the pleural space (triglyceride level >1.1 mmol/l or total cell count >1000 cells/ml with >80% lymphocytes).

Pulmonary hypertension

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Pulmonary hypertension, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3731Definition: systolic PAP >35 mmHg or mean PAP >25 mmHg, clinically if systolic PAP:systolic BP <0.5 WHO Classification I. Pulmonary arterial hypertension I.1 Idiopathic I.2 Familial I.3 Associated with collagen vascular disease, portal hypertension, HIV, drugs & toxins, congenital systemic-pulmonary shunts,…