Bronchoscopy is a procedure that allows your doctor to examine your child’s throat, larynx, trachea and lower airways through a tool called a bronchoscope. Bronchoscopy may be done to diagnose problems with your child’s airway, lungs or lymph nodes.
How Children’s Hospital Boston approaches bronchoscopy
A certified staff bronchoscopists and a pulmonary fellow perform bronchoscopies. Children's provides full anesthesia, nursing and technical support.