To Trace the Bronchial Branch Accurately

  • Noriaki Kurimoto
  • Katsuhiko Morita


The nomenclature of bronchi is based on the direction in which the lungs with the bronchi are located(1).



Endobronchial ultrasonography


Endobronchial ultrasonography using a guide sheath


Ground-glass nodule


Guide sheath


Sensitivity time control


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Noriaki Kurimoto
    • 1
  • Katsuhiko Morita
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Medical Oncology and Respiratory MedicineShimane University HospitalIzumoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Chest SurgeryShimonoseki Medical CenterShimonosekiJapan

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