Chylothorax Patient Stories

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Plastic Bronchitis: John's Story

John smiling

John, 6, had an innovative procedure to seal the leaks in his lymphatics system. Today, he has the energy to be active and play sports

Chylothorax: Paisley's Story

Paisley sitting with her cat

After surgery, an innovative interventional procedure at the Jill and Mark Fishman Center for Lymphatic Disorders stopped Paisley’s lymphatic leaks.

Chylothorax: Tayvin’s Story

Tayvin smiling giving a thumbs up

An innovative interventional procedure sealed the leaks in Tayvin’s lymphatic system. Weeks later, he was back to his favorite outdoor activities.

Lymphatic Leaks: Marta’s Story

Lymphatic Leaks Marta

Diagnosed with a very rare lymphatic disorder, Marta traveled from Norway to find treatment at the Jill and Mark Fishman Center for Lymphatic Disorders at Children's Hospital.