Clinical Study

Transbronchial Cryobiopsy In Diagnosing Interstitial Lung Disease: How Many Biopsies Are Needed?

Posted Date: Nov 18, 2015

  • Investigator: Sadia Benzaquen
  • Co-Investigator: Alejandro Aragaki-Nakahodo
  • Specialties: Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonary Diseases, Rheumatology
  • Type of Study: Device

We are doing this study to get more information on this type of lung biopsy. Our hospital does more cryobiopsies than anyone else in the United States. This type of biopsy has become standard in our practice. We want to answer two questions: 1) How

Criteria:

You Are Being Asked To Take Part In This Research Study Because You Are Over 18 Years Old And You Have Been Diagnosed With A Lung Condition That Causes Scarring. Your Doctor Would Like For You To Have A Biopsy Procedure To Help Determine What Kind Of Lung

Keywords:

Pulmonary Fibrosis, Interstitial Lung Disease, Lung Biopsy, Cryobiopsy, Null

For More Information:

Rick Balestra
267-539-1071
balestrr@uchealth.uc.edu

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