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Delayed Pneumothorax Post Transbronchial Biopsy: A Case Report - PubMed

Delayed Pneumothorax Post Transbronchial Biopsy: A Case Report - PubMed

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https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34040914/

Bronchoscopy is a common and safe procedure with low mortality rates and complications. The risk of pneumothorax (PTX) post bronchoscopy is estimated to be 0.1% but increases to 1-6% with the addition of transbronchial lung biopsy (TBB) to the procedure. Studies have shown that a short observation p ...