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Chylopericardium

MedGen UID:
69184
Concept ID:
C0242426
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Chylopericardiums
SNOMED CT: Chylopericardium (233890005)
 
HPO: HP:0011852

Definition

Accumulation of chyle (the whitish fluid taken up by the lacteals in the intestine, consisting of an emulsion of lymph and triglyceride fat thatpasses into the veins by the thoracic duct) in the pericardium. Chylopericardium is generally caused by obstruction of or trauma to the thoracic duct. [from HPO]

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Professional guidelines

PubMed

Gurevich A, Hur S, Singhal S, DiBardino D, Haas AR, Hansen-Flaschen JH, Nadolski G, Itkin M
Ann Am Thorac Soc 2022 May;19(5):756-762. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202103-262OC. PMID: 34797746
Itkin M
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;19(4):299-304. Epub 2016 Oct 8 doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2016.10.005. PMID: 27993326
Campisi CC, Boccardo F, Piazza C, Campisi C
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013 Apr;21(2):150-6. doi: 10.1097/MOO.0b013e32835e9d97. PMID: 23449286

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Gurevich A, Hur S, Singhal S, DiBardino D, Haas AR, Hansen-Flaschen JH, Nadolski G, Itkin M
Ann Am Thorac Soc 2022 May;19(5):756-762. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202103-262OC. PMID: 34797746
Itkin M
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;19(4):299-304. Epub 2016 Oct 8 doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2016.10.005. PMID: 27993326
Han Z, Li S, Jing H, Liu H
BMC Surg 2015 May 12;15:61. doi: 10.1186/s12893-015-0047-8. PMID: 26022225Free PMC Article
Dib C, Tajik AJ, Park S, Kheir ME, Khandieria B, Mookadam F
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008 Sep;136(3):650-6. Epub 2008 Jun 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2008.03.033. PMID: 18805268
Mehta SM, Myers JL
Ann Thorac Surg 2000 Apr;69(4 Suppl):S191-6. doi: 10.1016/s0003-4975(99)01244-8. PMID: 10798429

Diagnosis

Ramirez-Suarez KI, Tierradentro-Garcia LO, Smith CL, Krishnamurthy G, Escobar FA, Otero HJ, Rapp JB, Dori Y, Biko DM
Pediatr Radiol 2022 Feb;52(2):285-294. Epub 2021 Apr 8 doi: 10.1007/s00247-021-05051-6. PMID: 33830292
Yuan SM
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2020 Jun;30(6):627-632. doi: 10.29271/jcpsp.2020.06.627. PMID: 32703349
Itkin M
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;19(4):299-304. Epub 2016 Oct 8 doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2016.10.005. PMID: 27993326
Ossiani MH, McCauley RG, Patel HT
Pediatr Radiol 2003 May;33(5):357-9. Epub 2003 Mar 6 doi: 10.1007/s00247-003-0885-x. PMID: 12695870
Akamatsu H, Amano J, Sakamoto T, Suzuki A
Ann Thorac Surg 1994 Jul;58(1):262-6. doi: 10.1016/0003-4975(94)91124-x. PMID: 8037546

Therapy

Abbas S, Purohit M, Cassidy C
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2022 Jun 1;34(6):1165-1167. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivab365. PMID: 34964452Free PMC Article
Yuan SM
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2020 Jun;30(6):627-632. doi: 10.29271/jcpsp.2020.06.627. PMID: 32703349
Itkin M
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;19(4):299-304. Epub 2016 Oct 8 doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2016.10.005. PMID: 27993326
Zhang L, Zu N, Lin B, Wang G
Clin Rheumatol 2013 Jul;32(7):1107-11. Epub 2013 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s10067-013-2248-9. PMID: 23588879
Campisi CC, Boccardo F, Piazza C, Campisi C
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013 Apr;21(2):150-6. doi: 10.1097/MOO.0b013e32835e9d97. PMID: 23449286

Prognosis

Nakata M, Yokota N, Kenzaka T
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2023 Feb 10;23(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12872-023-03112-2. PMID: 36765291Free PMC Article
Itkin M
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;19(4):299-304. Epub 2016 Oct 8 doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2016.10.005. PMID: 27993326
Novitzky D, Guglin M
J Card Surg 2010 Sep;25(5):522-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2010.01047.x. PMID: 20487105
Dib C, Tajik AJ, Park S, Kheir ME, Khandieria B, Mookadam F
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008 Sep;136(3):650-6. Epub 2008 Jun 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2008.03.033. PMID: 18805268
Akamatsu H, Amano J, Sakamoto T, Suzuki A
Ann Thorac Surg 1994 Jul;58(1):262-6. doi: 10.1016/0003-4975(94)91124-x. PMID: 8037546

Clinical prediction guides

Nakata M, Yokota N, Kenzaka T
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2023 Feb 10;23(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12872-023-03112-2. PMID: 36765291Free PMC Article
Itkin M
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;19(4):299-304. Epub 2016 Oct 8 doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2016.10.005. PMID: 27993326
Nadolski GJ, Itkin M
Chest 2013 Jan;143(1):158-163. doi: 10.1378/chest.12-0526. PMID: 22797603
Dib C, Tajik AJ, Park S, Kheir ME, Khandieria B, Mookadam F
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008 Sep;136(3):650-6. Epub 2008 Jun 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2008.03.033. PMID: 18805268
Moon H, Lee YJ, Lee SI, Yoo WH
Rheumatol Int 2008 Feb;28(4):375-7. Epub 2007 Aug 3 doi: 10.1007/s00296-007-0426-2. PMID: 17674002

Recent systematic reviews

Yang X, Zhang J, Sun P, Liu J, Wang J, Zhu H
J Cardiothorac Surg 2024 Feb 3;19(1):50. doi: 10.1186/s13019-024-02536-x. PMID: 38310296Free PMC Article
Verma B, Kumar A, Verma N, Agrawal A, Yesilyaprak A, Furqan MM, Mahalwar G, Berglund F, Manna S, Schleicher M, Raeisi-Giglou P, Nasser M, Jabri A, Wang TKM, Klein AL
Heart 2023 Aug 11;109(17):1281-1285. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2022-321798. PMID: 36702544Free PMC Article
Yuan SM
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2020 Jun;30(6):627-632. doi: 10.29271/jcpsp.2020.06.627. PMID: 32703349

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