Definition of bronchoscopy in English:

bronchoscopy

noun

  • See bronchoscope

    • ‘Current applications of virtual reality in preoperative diagnostics include gastroscopy, bronchoscopy, and colonoscopy.’
    • ‘I get the impression that medical students think that sputum cytology is really bronchoscopy with lavage cytology.’
    • ‘The use of lavage alone at bronchoscopy avoids transbronchial biopsy with its complications of haemorrhage and pneumothorax.’
    • ‘Patients with known or suspected malignancies of the lung and with a medical indication for a bronchoscopy were invited to participate.’
    • ‘All patients had to be free of acute respiratory tract infections before bronchoscopy for at least 6 weeks.’

Pronunciation

bronchoscopy

/brɒŋˈkɒskəpi/