The Stortz ventilating bronchoscope is the most commonly used rigid bronchoscope in most centers.
Bronchoscopy A tube called a bronchoscope is put into the airway and, using an eyepiece, the doctor can see into the airways.
A 3.5 rigid bronchoscope was introduced into the trachea.
It was not possible to see the larynx with the fibreoptic bronchoscope.
Bronchoscopy-A procedure in which a hollow tube (bronchoscope) is inserted into the airway to allow visual examination of the larynx, trachea, bronchi, and bronchioles.
X rays and direct examination of the voice box (larynx) and breathing passages using a laryngoscope or bronchoscope indicate the exact location of the obstruction or inflammation.
If the object is lodged lower in the airway, a bronchoscope (a special instrument to view the airway and remove obstructions) can be inserted.
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