Centre for Asthma & Lungs at Sarvodaya offers comprehensive diagnostic & treatment under the guidance of qualified pulmonologist and has wide spectrum of services under this head. Our Pulmonologists are specially trained in diseases and conditions of the chest, particularly Pneumonia, Asthma, Tuberculosis, COPD, ILD, Emphysema, and complicated chest infections, Pulmonary hypertension.
Pulmonology is concerned with diseases of the lungs and bronchial tubes, which often involves evaluation of the upper respiratory tract (nose, pharynx and throat) as well as the heart, sleep disorder.
Treatment Offered for:
EBUS - is a minimally invasive but highly effective procedure used to diagnose lung cancer, infections and other diseases causing enlarged lymph nodes in the chest.
Why is it used:
EBUS allows physicians to perform a technique known as TBNA to obtain tissue or fluid samples from the lungs and surrounding lymph nodes without any conventional surgery.
What makes EBUS different:
Benefits of EBUS:
Risks of Bronchoscopy:
Bronchoscopy has a much lower risk of bleeding and infection in an open surgery. Still bronchoscopy is a medical procedure, so it had some risk of bleeding, infection and other complications such as: