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procedural

adjective adjective, directive, methodical, operative, relating to method, relating to the mechanics of a lawsuit, relative to the manner of prooeeding, systematic
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Radiographically inapparent endobronchial lesions may be detected during bronchoscopy or by newer methods being developed to screen high-risk patients for lung cancer, such as autofluorescence bronchoscopy and confocal microscopic bronchoscopy (25, 26).
Flexible bronchoscopy was performed as an urgent procedure, and an intact bread tag was found lodged in the subglottis.
Bronchoscopy and CT scan should be performed to confirm the diagnosis and ensure that no other airway anomaly or pulmonary pathology exists that requires treatment.
He added: "When I asked about the tumour she said that there was no trace of any cancer when they carried out the bronchoscopy but they did find a garden pea.
Since BPC is the most common cause of ectopic ACTH secretion, (1,8,10) and since these tumors may show suppressibility in response to dexamethasone, a bronchoscopy was empirically done.
The AEGIS-1 (Airway Epithelium Gene Expression in the Diagnosis of Lung Cancer 1) trial included more than 700 current or former smokers undergoing bronchoscopy for suspicion of lung cancer.
In this study, patients in whom rigid bronchoscopy was performed because of foreign body aspiration in night and daytime conditions in Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty Pediatric Surgery Operation Room between January 2006 and June 2011 were retrospectively evaluated in terms of age, gender, symptoms, physical examination, radiologic findings, foreign body localization, anesthesia method and complications observed during and after the procedure.
Typically a patient with a spot on their lung had the options of major surgery to remove a section of the lung, bronchoscopy (which does not reach lesions deep in the lung), needle biopsy, or watchful waiting.
In non-intubated patients, the two standard approaches for bronchoscopy are transnasal and transoral: where the former is not feasible due to nasal obtruction as in our case, the latter is used, often using airway route guides such as the Berman Airway to facilitate oral fibreoptic endoscopy (4).
Material and Method: Flexible bronchoscopy (FB) was performed under local anesthesia via ENB technique using an electromagnetic board, microsensor probe, extended working channel and real-time reconstruction of previously acquired multiplanar computed tomography images.
Mrs Morley underwent a bronchoscopy on November 26, 2008 to remove a blockage in her airways, but this failed to alleviate the problem.
bronchoscopy device was used to remove the pin from the girl's lung out