Comparison and analysis of various bronchoscopic techniques in diagnosis of suspected lung cancer

@inproceedings{Patel2014ComparisonAA,
  title={Comparison and analysis of various bronchoscopic techniques in diagnosis of suspected lung cancer},
  author={Piyush R Patel and Sangeeta P. Patel and Tarun Kotadiya and Asha Gunjaliya and Jigesh V Shah},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND: Lung cancer is currently the most frequently diagnosed and the most common cause of cancer mortality worldwide. So it is very much important to establish accurate and sensitive method to diagnose lung cancers. Invention of Flexible Fibre optic bronchoscope revolutionized respiratory cytology through different cytological techniques for accurate diagnosis and management of lung carcinoma. The study is done to compare sensitivity of each and combination of these diagnostic methods for… CONTINUE READING