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An internal examination of the airways using a tube called a bronchoscope that is inserted into the mouth, throat and lungs.

endobronchial ultrasound

(EBUS) A type of bronchoscopy procedure that allows a doctor to examine the airways (bronchi) and take tissue samples through the airways and windpipe (trachea).

Lung cancer

…the lung and/or nearby lymph nodes. There are various ways to take a biopsy such as CT-guided lung biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS), Mediastinoscopy, Thoracoscopy sputum cytology – lab tests on a sample of mucus from the lungs. pleural tap…