thoracoscopy


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thoracoscopy

n (pl -pies) toracoscopia; video-assisted — videotoracoscopia
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He underwent a left single port video-assisted thoracoscopy.
Local anesthetic thoracoscopy as diagnostic and therapeutic procedure
Number of talks and pre conference workshops were arranged, in which extensive review of invasive Pulmonology procedures like EBUS radial ultrasound probe use for peripheral lung mass and medical thoracoscopy was highlighted.
The larvae migrating along parietal pleura were found by thoracoscopy.
A thoracoscopy trocar for the 10-mm videotelescope was placed at the previous chest tube insertion.
Four patients required a subsequent thoracotomy to deal with lung sepsis and 2 patients required a thoracoscopy to deal with residual collections.
Diagnostic and therapeutic thoracoscopy is used in clinical practice almost since last century; indications to thoracoscopy were rather restricted during prolonged years.
Bronchoscopy showed alveolar hemorrhage, and he underwent video-assisted thoracoscopy and right lung wedge resection.
Open lung tissue biopsy obtained by thoracoscopy surgery is required for most BOOP patients to accurately confirm it.
The Univent tube can facilitate difficult intubation in a patient undergoing thoracoscopy.
The increased use of thoracoscopy has permitted the earlier diagnosis of more patients with MME at which point they may, theoretically, be candidates for more aggressive attempts at surgical "cure.