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Table 2 Characteristics of reported casesa

From: Gorham-Stout disease successfully treated with sirolimus (rapamycin): a case report and review of the literature

Characteristics Present patient (Y=Yes N=No) Reports (number)
Symptoms and signs
 Osteolytic lesions Y 15
 Chylothorax N 3
 Abdominal mass N 1
 Pleural effusion Y 5
Gender
 Male Y 7
 Female N 8
Medical Therapy
 Bisphosphonate N 2
 Propranolol Y 3
 Sirolimus Y 15
Surgery
 Thorascopic Y 2
  1. a Based on the 16 studies in Table 1