Manipulative Procedures Example 10
- Hospital No.: 000028
- Name: Essie Phagus
- Service: ENT
- Sex: Female
- Age: 49
- Race: Black
- Date of Operation: 5/5/91
- Clinical Diagnosis: Carcinoma of the lung
- Procedure: Bronchoscopy
- Anesthetic: General
- Larynx: Vocal cords move normally
- Pharynx: WNL
- Trachea: Normal, Carina also normal
(R) main stem bronchus partially occluded by mucus & heaped up friable tissue. RUL bronchus completely occluded with granular tissue. Right bronchus intermedius almost completely occluded with mucus and tissue.
WNL except for slightly reddened mucosa in left main stem bronchus.
Bronchogenic carcinoma: tumor involving RUL and right bronchus intermedius.
Fiberoptic bronchoscopy performed via transnasal approach. RUL bronchus - Bx taken x 3.
Endoscopist S.C.Opes, MD
Assistant I.C. Tou, MD