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Journal August 2012 (Vol 34, No 8)

NOTE: You have already passed this course.
NOTE: This course is no longer valid for accreditation purposes.

Idiopathic Chylothorax: Nonsurgical and Surgical Management by Ameet Singh , DVM, DVSc, DACVS, Brigitte Brisson , DMV, DVSc, DACVS, Stephanie Nykamp , DVM, DACVR

1. Which statement is false regarding conservative treatment for idiopathic chylothorax?
2. Reducing dietary fat results in
3. Which is the goal of TD ligation?
4. Which statement regarding TD ligation is true?
5. One potential reason that TD ligation does not provide long-term resolution of idiopathic chylothorax in all cases is
6. Which statement is false regarding CCA?
7. When used for the treatment of idiopathic chylothorax, minimally invasive surgical techniques do not
8. Thoracic omentalization in combination with TD ligation and SP may be an effective adjunctive treatment for idiopathic chylothorax because
9. Which statement about pleuroperitoneal shunts is true?
10. Which statement regarding the PleuralPort is true?
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