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a slender tubular instrument used to examine the bronchial tubes

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8-mm video Olympus bronchoscope (Olympus America Corp, Center Valley, PA, USA) was introduced into the oral cavity and passed through the crop and esophagus and into the proventriculus.
Fibreoptic bronchoscope was passed from nose by continuously spraying topical lidocaine.
The large optical and steering components of Traditional Bronchoscopes compromise the available size left for the working channel, thus restricting the size of complementary endoscopic accessories, such as Biopsy forceps, that may be passed through them.
The report also provides company shares and distribution shares data for each of these market categories, and global corporate-level profiles of the key market participants, pipeline products, and news and deals related to the Bronchoscopes market wherever available.
Lack of proper leak testing following bronchoscope use resulted in an outbreak of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in a Wisconsin hospital in August 1999.
Two have died of pneumonia but it is still unknown whether the contaminated bronchoscopes caused their deaths.
Pseudo epidemic of LegioneUa pneumophila serogroup 6 associated with contaminated bronchoscopes.
The blue-light fluorescent bronchoscope uses a helium-cadmium laser to produce 442-nm light.
Bronchoscopy is a useful diagnostic technique that can be performed safely by trained specialists when the bronchoscopes in both inpatient and ambulatory-care settings are reprocessed properly to prevent transmission of infection.
JCAHO surveyors found that the disinfection process for bronchoscopes - tubes that are inserted down the throat to look in the lungs - did not follow manufacturer's recommendations.
Millennium Research Group's US Markets for ENT and Bronchoscopy Devices 2012 report includes procedure, unit, average selling price and revenue information, along with market drivers and limiters and competitive landscape for ENT RF handpieces and powered instruments, ENT hand instruments, ENT rod lens rigidscopes, nasal and sinus packing devices, myringotomy/tympanostomy devices, ENT flexiblescopes, white light flexible bronchoscopes, bronchial biopsy devices, bronchial/tracheal stents, rigid bronchoscopes, rigid bronchoscope hand instruments and foreign body removal devices in the United States.
Contract notice: supply of video bronchoscopes (al 02/18)
Bronchoscopes are generally designed to be introduced via the mouth with atlanto-occipital extension and neck flexion and thus, the introduction of a bronchoscope via a neck stoma is challenging and sometimes impossible due to obstruction by the chin.