• A child had chylous ascites and other findings suggestive of child abuse. He had a spontaneous remission, with conservative therapy. A lymphangiogram showed the area of leakage into the peritoneal cavity. The discussion includes a brief review of literature on chylous ascites.
(Am J Dis Child 129:1338-1339, 1975)
Boysen BE. Chylous Ascites: Manifestation of the Battered Child Syndrome. Am J Dis Child. 1975;129(11):1338–1339. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1975.02120480054013
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