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How I do it: Lymphangiography


  • AN Plotnik MBBS, MSc (Oxon); PT Foley MBBS, BSc, FRCS, FRCR; J Koukounaras MBBS, FRANZCR; SM Lyon MBBS, FRANZCR.

  • Conflict of interest: None.

Dr Adam Plotnik, Department of Radiology, The Alfred, Commercial Road, Prahran, Vic. 3004, Australia.


Lymphangiography, despite advances in cross-sectional imaging, remains a useful tool in the diagnosis and therapeutic intervention of lymphatic vessel damage, such as high output chylothorax. This article describes our technique for this procedure.

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