Chyluria,recognized as a urological manifestation of lymphatic system abnormality has been a curious entity since long. With varied options for management, this tropical, debilitating disease is known for recurrence.The article provides an in-depth review into the subject with the author's experience in the field along with the recent advances in management. This article also describes the entity from its historical background, etiopathogenesis,investigative and management protocols including complications. Recent treatment modalities reported in literature are reviewed with author's innovative contributions in the form of applying MR scan for diagnosing and robotics for treating chyluria.

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Chyluria - An Overview

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Sachit Sharma 1 , Ashok Kumar Hemal 2 , *

1 Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India

2 Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, [email protected], New Delhi, India

How to Cite: Sharma S, Hemal A. Chyluria - An Overview, Nephro-Urol Mon. Online ahead of Print ; 1(1):14-26.

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Nephro-Urology Monthly: 1 (1); 14-26
Article Type: Review Article
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Chyluria,recognized as a urological manifestation of lymphatic system abnormality has been a curious entity since long. With varied options for management, this tropical, debilitating disease is known for recurrence.The article provides an in-depth review into the subject with the author's experience in the field along with the recent advances in management. This article also describes the entity from its historical background, etiopathogenesis,investigative and management protocols including complications. Recent treatment modalities reported in literature are reviewed with author's innovative contributions in the form of applying MR scan for diagnosing and robotics for treating chyluria.

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