white light bronchoscopy


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white light bronchoscopy

, white-light bronchoscopy Abbreviation: WLB
Bronchoscopy in which tissues are illuminated with only the normal light spectrum available for use in fiber-optic evaluation of tissues.
Synonym: standard bronchoscopy
See also: bronchoscopy
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