Procedures & Tests - Thoracoscopic surgery

A thoracoscopic surgery is a minimally-invasive procedure that is performed when a child has a tumor/cyst/bleb or malformation of the lung or mediastinum, or a chest wall deformity. The procedure is also often used to perform a biopsy of the lung or mediastinum.

Related Conditions

Related Conditions
Here are some of the conditions related to this procedure/test. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Chest Wall Deformities.

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