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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 618708, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/618708
Case Report

Bilateral Chylhotorax after Falling from Height

1Anaesthesiology and Reanimation Department, Bozyaka Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
2Thoracic Surgery Department, Bozyaka Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
3Emergency Medicine Department, Bozyaka Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey

Received 24 December 2013; Revised 6 June 2014; Accepted 13 June 2014; Published 26 June 2014

Academic Editor: Angelo Carretta

Copyright © 2014 Vildan Akpinar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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