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Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy
Volume 2009, Article ID 394817, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/394817
Clinical Study

Medical Thoracoscopy Performed Using a Flexible Bronchoscope Inserted through a Chest Tube under Local Anesthesia

Division of Respirology, Neurology and Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kurume University, 67 Asahi-machi, Kurume 830-0011, Japan

Received 27 November 2008; Revised 22 February 2009; Accepted 8 April 2009

Academic Editor: Haruhiro Inoue

Copyright © 2009 Toshinobu Yokoyama et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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