as the first-choice method of removing foreign bodies from the airways of adults.
The current standard of practice requires the use of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy
to verify placement of endotracheal tubes during OLV procedures.
Results: A total of 168 cases went under bronchoscopy
for the removal of foreign body.
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In most cases, the diagnosis is made incidentally during routine bronchoscopy
performed for other issues.
DEFENDANTS' DEFENSE A bronchoscopy
was not necessary.
was also to be carried out to confirm he had lung cancer.
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, which plays a central role in lung cancer diagnosis, has varying diagnostic yield based on factors such as the size and location of the lesion, the method used to collect cells, and pathological processing methods, the findings suggest that the test (BronchoGen) could minimize the need for additional invasive procedures in these patients, Duncan Whitney, Ph.
9%) patients were removed by Negus rigid bronchoscopy
In this retrospective study, children in whom foreign body extraction was performed by bronchoscopy
were evaluated in terms of age, gender, clinical status, physical examination, radiologic findings and complications observed during and after the procedure.
com)-- 21st Century Oncology now offers a new procedure called Electromagnetic Navigation Bronchoscopy
(ENB) that offers patients a minimally-invasive option to locate, enable biopsy and plan treatment for a lesion (spot) detected deep in the lung.
The use of bronchoscopy
for atelectasis and for clearing retained secretions is a routine procedure in the intensive care unit (ICU) (1).
Background: The aim of this cross sectional study is to determine the role of fiberoptic bronchoscopy
in the diagnosis of lung diseases and observe the clinical presentation, diagnosis, complications and demographic characteristics of the patient in Jinnah Hospital Lahore.
The patient underwent a bronchoscopy
and a foreign body was recovered--a pecan (Figure 1)