(redirected from Bronchoscopy complications)
Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Bronchoscopy complications: bronchoscopic


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.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


n. broncoscopía, examen del árbol bronquial por medio del broncoscopio.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012


n (pl -pies) broncoscopia
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
After excluding the patients who needed emergent and negative bronchoscopies, the remaining clinically stable 84 patients were compared for the effects of preoperative administration of nebulized albuterol and budesonide combination on bronchoscopy complications.
Residents' mean comfort level with various airway topics and procedures Topic/procedure Mean [+ or -] SD * Emergency airway 3.40 [+ or -] 1.08 Pediatric airway 2.77 [+ or -] 1.16 Airway trauma 3.10 [+ or -] 1.01 Laryngoscopy and 3.04 [+ or -] 1.10 bronchoscopy complications Overall 3.08 [+ or -] 0.88 * Comfort levels were based on a 5-point scale: 1 = very uncomfortable; 2 = uncomfortable; 3 = neutral; 4 = comfortable; 5 = very comfortable.