What is the role of bronchoscopy in the workup of Klebsiella infections?

Updated: Jun 10, 2019
  • Author: Shahab Qureshi, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Bronchoalveolar lavage with fiberoptic bronchoscopy may be helpful in occasional cases in which the diagnosis cannot be made by other means and can be used to ascertain the microbial organisms involved.


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