Image of the Week: Milky White Fluid Drained From the Chest - Clinical Advisor

Image of the Week: Milky White Fluid Drained From the Chest

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A 55-year-old woman presents with dyspnea, fatigue, and heaviness in the chest 3 days after a coronary artery bypass grafting. A total of 200 mL of milky white fluid is drained by thoracentesis. The fluid has a triglyceride count of 120 mg/dL. Can you diagnose this condition?

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