Efficacy and safety of bronchoscopic cryotherapy for granular endobronchial tuberculosis.

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BACKGROUND The most important sequela of endobronchial tuberculosis (EBTB) is bronchial stenosis, which causes wheezing, dyspnea and obstructive pneumonia. But there have been no reports about applying cryotherapy for granular EBTB that did not show luminal narrowing of the bronchus at diagnosis. Whether this technique is useful for preventing granular EBTB… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000322142

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