A new fetal therapy for chylothorax: pleurodesis with OK-432

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We present a case of pleurodesis by intrapleural injection of OK-432 for the treatment of fetal chylothorax at an early gestational age. OK-432 injection achieved rapid and effective control of pleural effusion with no adverse effects. Copyright © 2001 International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

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