Comparison of the diagnostic efficacy and complications of transbronchial biopsy in elderly and young patients


Gunay S., YILMAZ DEMİRCİ N., Sener M. U. , Anar C., Sinici F. M. S. , Achikgoz Z., ...More

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAKS-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.69, no.2, pp.153-159, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/tt.20219804
  • Journal Name: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAKS-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.153-159
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Among bronchoscopic procedures, trans bronchial biopsy (TBB) is considered a high-risk procedure. In this study, we aimed to investigate the indications, diagnostic efficacy and complications of TBB in the elderly, which is accepted as a sensitive group.