Case Rep Gastrointest Med 2018 1;2018:9591420. Epub 2018 Mar 1.
Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel (UZ Brussel), Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Department of Gastro-Enterology, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium.
The presence of chylous fluid with high triglycerides levels on endoscopic ultrasound- (EUS-) guided fine needle aspiration (FNA) is very pathognomonic for the diagnosis of cystic lymphangiomas of the pancreas. In our case report the puncture of the pancreatic cyst showed a typical milky fluid though measurable triglyceride concentrations were absent in the laboratory. Two possible explanations were found. Read More