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Surgical Specialities & Procedures-Thoracic Surgery
A procedure performed in patients with empyema is called:
Which instrument is a rib contractor?
The procedure most commonly performed for the excision of small, peripherally located lesions of the lung is:
During a bronchoscopy, which solution is preferred for bronchial washing specimens?
Removal of air and/or blood from the pleural cavity by means of an aspiration needle is called:
A bronchoscopy procedure allows visualization of the:
Which procedure is removal of an entire lung?
The pathology in which the subclavian artery is compressed resulting in severe ischemia of the arm is a type of:
Thoracic outlet syndrome
What size of trocar is commonly used during a thoracoscopy?
Which node is an important site for metastasis from the lungs & is a frequent site for biopsy?