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The latest diagnostic medical services for lung diseases

The use of Modern methods of sampling such as Transbronchial Needle Aspiration (TBNA) and pleuroscopy are the two diagnostic medical services that have been provided by specialists and researchers of Masih Daneshvari Hospital and gradually will be used in other medical centers in the country.
Doctor "Arda Kayani" lung specialist and the member of scientific board of shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in an interview with the public relation unit announced that:
The TBNA method, in which tissue samples are taken from the lymph nodes through the bronchus, is used for the first time in Masih Daneshvari center and now training workshops for specialists in other centers is done by Masih Daneshvari Hospital.
The method is to replace surgery or mediastinoscopy and also has many benefits for patients including:
•    There is no need for hospitalization;
•    Biopsy sampling is possible on an outpatient basis;
•    the patient will not have serious side effects;
Doctor Kiani also talked about the process pleuroscopy method and mentioned that pleuroscopy has been put into practise in Masih Daneshvari Hospital for four years and it has been taught to 15 medical centers such as Milad Hospital, Qazvin hospital and Yazd hospital. He said that sampling from pleura is as diagnostic method and it is used to replace Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and Unlike VATS, It doesn’t require General anesthesia. Pleuroscopy is used for patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases and Patients with low levels of oxygen and patients that can’t stand VATS.



10:11 - 2015/12/13    /    number : 26544    /    Show Count : 2472

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