Article Abstract

Percutaneous treatment of persistent chylothorax: technical challenges in a complex case

Authors: Rodrigo Gobbo Garcia, Priscila Mina Falsarella, Antonio Rahal Jr, Ricardo Sales dos Santos


We thank Dr. Kaiser for his interest in our paper (1). We are grateful for the insightful comments about the complexity of management of chylous leak (CL) as well as the potentiality of non-operative approaches, which was initially described by his group in 1999 (2).