Meig's syndrome


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Meig's syndrome

[′megz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A complex of symptoms associated with ovarian fibroma including abnormal accumulation of serous fluid in the pleural and peritoneal cavities.
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[sup][2] The Meig's syndrome always requires a surgical treatment.
The role of inflammatory cytokines in Meig's Syndrome. Obstet Gynecol 2002, 99: 917-919.
Other causative origins may include hypothyroidism, endometriosis, collagen diseases, hypoalbuminemia, Meig's syndrome, pseudomyxoma peritonei, and leakage of the cysterna chyli or other lymphatic vessels.(1)