SESSION TITLE: Procedures: Bronchoscopy
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: To investigate the clinical features of tracheobronchial foreign body: leeches.
METHODS: This is a retrospective study of medical records in three tertiary hospital of Yunnan Province from August 2013 to February 2015. Data was collected from patients who were diagnosed as had tracheobronchial leeches via bronchoscopy. The associated medical information, bronchoscopic features and removal method were reviewed and analyzed.