What equipment is needed to perform a bullectomy?

Updated: Feb 21, 2019
  • Author: Neerja Gulati, MD; Chief Editor: Dale K Mueller, MD  more...
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Equipment for bullectomy includes the following:

  • Double-lumen endotracheal tube and bronchial blockers for anesthesia
  • Thoracoscope
  • Ports
  • Endoscopic stapler
  • Sponge-holding forceps
  • 24-French chest tubes
  • Sealant material

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