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Table 1 Relevant data on patients treated with hypertonic glucose pleurodesis

From: Treatment of Chylothorax complicating pulmonary resection with hypertonic glucose Pleurodesis

Patient No Gender Age in years Histology Stage Lobectomy Drainage volume in the 24 h prior to pleurodesis (in mL) Days after operation pleurodesis was performed Total hospital stay in days Fever Thoracentesis Stump covered with pleural flap
1 M 55 Adenocarcinoma T2N1 (IIB) Right upper 1050 5 21 No No Yes
2 F 75 Adenocarcinoma T1N2 (IIIA) Right upper 650 3 24 No No No
3 M 52 Squamous carcinoma T1N2 (IIIA) Right middle and lower 460 4 19 Yes Yes Yes
4 M 64 Squamous carcinoma T1N1 (IIA) Right upper 480 5 22 No No No
5 F 45 Squamous carcinoma T2N0 (IB) Right middle and lower 780 5 28 Yes No Yes
6 M 56 Adenocarcinoma T2N1 (IIB) Right lower 850 4 31 Yes Yes No
7 M 62 Adenocarcinoma T2N0 (IB) Right upper 680 3 18 No No No
8 M 55 Squamous carcinoma T2N0(IB) Right upper 500 5 22 No No No