bronchoplasty

bronchoplasty

 [brong´ko-plas″te]
plastic surgery of a bronchus to restore the integrity of the lumen.

bron·cho·plas·ty

(brong'kō-plas'tē),
Surgical alteration of the configuration of a bronchus.
[broncho- + G. plastos, formed]

bronchoplasty

/bron·cho·plas·ty/ (brong´ko-plas″te) plastic surgery of a bronchus; surgical closure of a bronchial fistula.

bronchoplasty

(brŏng′kə-plăs′tē)
n.
Surgical repair of a defect in the bronchus.

bron·cho·plas·ty

(brong'kō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the configuration of a bronchus.
[broncho- + G. plastos, formed]

bronchoplasty

plastic surgery of a bronchus; surgical closure of a bronchial fistula.
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The first was bronchoplasty of the lung, in which you cut out the cancer, take out a lobe, and then reattach the distal lobe, preserving the lung tissue.