PEDIATRICS

Bronchoscopy

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Chapter 8 Bronchoscopy Shailendra Das, DO, FAAP   Introduction •Flexible bronchoscopy allows for examination of the nose, pharynx, larynx, and tracheobronchial tree. •Bronchoscopic developments, including smaller scope sizes and improvements…

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Bronchiolitis

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Chapter 53 Bronchiolitis Girish D. Sharma, MD, FCCP Introduction/Etiology/Epidemiology •Bronchiolitis is a lower respiratory tract viral infection in infants, characterized by acute inflammation, edema, necrosis of the epithelial lining of…

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Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis

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Chapter 44 Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis Erin Walker MacKintosh, MD, FAAP, and Margaret Rosenfeld, MD, MPH Introduction/Etiology/Epidemiology •Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) is an immunologic pulmonary disorder caused by immunoglobulin E (IgE)–mediated…

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