All of them were women in the age group of 15 to 35 years and all had positive chest radiography findings while commonest anatomical location was left main bronchus
," the study conducted by Manzoor Ahmad Latoo, Zafarullah Beig and Aleena Shafi said.
A second child presented with a chronically obstructed left main bronchus
with destruction of the entire left lung.
This graft was then used to replace the recipient's left main bronchus
7) In type IIA, the bridging bronchus originates from the left main bronchus
and supplies the right middle and upper lobe.
Further investigations including bronchoscopy showed a tumour in left main bronchus
which was treated with laser ablation and placement of a tracheo-bronchial stent.
Fiberoptic bronchoscopy revealed a blood clot extending from the left upper lobe to the left main bronchus
and trachea with no evidence of an active focus of bleeding.
The maximum stenosis in the trachea, right main bronchus, bronchus intermedius and left main bronchus
was measured, if present.
A 9 Fr Coopdech EB was introduced through the ETT lumen to emerge at the ETT tip (not through the Murphy eye) to block the left main bronchus
The fistula occurs most frequently between the thoracic aorta and the left main bronchus
In a study of more than 400 patients, the most common sites of foreign body impaction within the esophagus were at the level of the postcricoid region (57%), the aortic arch and left main bronchus
(26%), and the distal gastroesophageal junction (17%).
A worm was seen in the left main bronchus
and, upon closer examination, a male and female worm in copula were seen.
The left main bronchus
was compressed between the aneurysm and the aortic trunk (Fig 3).