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ISRN Hepatology
Volume 2014, Article ID 240473, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/240473
Review Article

Chylous Ascites: Evaluation and Management

1Hepatology Unit, Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
2Department of Medicine, College of Medicine and Health Science, Sultan Qaboos University, P.O. Box 35, 123 Muscat, Oman

Received 28 September 2013; Accepted 19 December 2013; Published 3 February 2014

Academic Editors: D. Morioka, O. Topcu, and M. Watanabe

Copyright © 2014 Said A. Al-Busafi 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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