Mesenteric chylous (lymph-containing) cyst

Gastrointest Radiol. 1983;8(3):267-9. doi: 10.1007/BF01948131.


Mesenteric cysts are uncommon entities and chyle (lymph)-containing cysts are the rarest of this group. A case report of a chylous cyst with CT demonstrating unique fat and soft tissue fluid-fluid levels is presented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Chyle
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mesenteric Cyst / diagnostic imaging*
  • Mesenteric Cyst / etiology
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiography