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A slender tubular instrument with a small light on the end for inspection of the interior of the bronchi.

bron′cho·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
bron·chos′co·pist (brŏn-kŏs′kə-pĭst, brŏng-) n.
bron·chos′co·py (-kə-pē) n.


n. broncoscopía, examen del árbol bronquial por medio del broncoscopio.


n (pl -pies) broncoscopia
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compile 25 chapters on flexible bronchoscopy and its fundamentals; therapeutic uses such as foreign body aspiration, hemoptysis, with stents, and photodynamic therapy in lung cancer; and diagnostic uses for lung biopsy, cytology and histology specimens, the application and limitations of virtual bronchoscopic navigation, and other aspects.