Bronchoscopy is a visual examination of the lungs and air passages. This test may be ordered by your doctor to obtain tissue, in order to help diagnose:

  • Abnormalities seen on chest x-rays or CT scans
  • Infection
  • Transplant rejection / infection
  • Cough of unknown cause
  • Cause of shortness of breath

For More Information

Search ourĀ Find a Doctor online tool to find a doctor in pulmonary disease, or call 1-800-516-3658 if you need a physician referral.

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