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, Volume 168, Supplement 1, pp 1122–1125 | Cite as

The role of thoracoscopy in the evaluation and management of pneumothorax

  • R. G. J. R. A. Vanderschueren
Endoscopy, Biopsy Techniques In Pleural Diseases

Abstract

In experienced hands thoracoscopy is an innocuous, inexpensive, and effective form of treatment for patients with pneumothorax.

Key words

Thoracoscopy Spontaneous pneumothorax 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. G. J. R. A. Vanderschueren
    • 1
  1. 1.St. Antonius ZiekenhuisNieuwegeinThe Netherlands

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