tracheoscopy


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tra·che·os·co·py

 (trā′kē-ŏs′kə-pē)
n. pl. tra·che·os·co·pies
Examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a bronchoscope.

tra′che·o·scop′ic (-ə-skŏp′ĭk) adj.

tracheoscopy

(ˌtrækɪˈɒskəpɪ)
n, pl -pies
(Medicine) an examination or inspection of the trachea
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Radiography, computed tomography, and tracheoscopy revealed multiple tracheal strictures spanning a length of 2.
Operative tracheoscopy and bronchoscopy revealed the presence of granulation tissue, which was resected from the area of the tracheotomy.
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At that point, the animal was anesthetized, and tracheoscopy was performed with a flexible 56-cm bronchoscope (Olympus B3R; Tokyo, Japan (Figure 1).
Under jet ventilation, the patient underwent direct laryngoscopy and tracheoscopy with 0 and 70[degrees] endoscopes.
Immediately after the tracheoscopy, wholebody radiographs were obtained, which revealed a soft-tissue tracheal opacity along a 1.
After administering topical anesthesia of the airway with 4% lidocaine transoral spray, we performed fiberoptic tracheoscopy.
Tracheoscopy revealed no abnormalities, but a deep tracheal swab was taken for fungal culture, which was negative.
Direct tracheoscopy revealed the presence of a 4-cm perforation in the posterior tracheal wail (figure, A).
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