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Nerve Centres Failing
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Tests Of Heart Strength
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Bronchoscopy In Malignant Growths Of The Trachea
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This produces such serious deformity, and in many ways so inte...
Ulcers Case Xxiii
Mr. Marshall, aged 60, had a troublesome ulcer under the oute...
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Bite Of The Rattlesnake
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Morning Sickness Of Pregnant Females
The most efficient and certain remedy for this symptom is _Ma...
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Vitamin Program For The Sick
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Exercise While Fasting
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Baths And Bathing
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Gangrene Of The Lung
Pulmonary gangrene has been followed by recovery after the e...
Pleuroscopy For Disease
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Take the A. D. current, medium force, in all forms of the dis...
Category: BRONCHOSCOPY IN DISEASES OF THE TRACHEA AND BRONCHI
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
Stenosis of one or more bronchi results at
times from cicatricial contraction following secondary infection of
leutic, tuberculous or traumatic lesions. The narrowing resulting from
foreign body traumatism rarely requires secondary dilatation after the
foreign body has been removed. Tuberculous bronchial stenoses rarely
require local treatment, but are easily dilated when necessary. Luetic
cicatricial stenosis may require repeated dilatation, or even
bronchial intubation. Endobronchial neoplasms may cause a subjacent
bronchiectasis, and superjacent stenosis; the latter may require
dilatation. Cicatricial stenoses of the bronchi are readily
recognizable by the scarred wall and the absence of rings at or near
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