Flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy of the rhesus monkey (Macaca mulatta). Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH

  • Animals
  • Female
  • Fiber Optic Technology
  • Haplorhini

MeSH Major

  • Bronchi
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Lung
  • Macaca
  • Macaca mulatta

abstract

  • Using a flexible fiberoptic bronchoscope, 10 rhesus monkeys were bronchoscoped 30 times without complication. The bronchoscopic anatomy was found to be similar to that of the human except for the presence of a right cardiac lobe in the monkey.

publication date

  • December 1979

has subject area

  • Animals
  • Bronchi
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Female
  • Fiber Optic Technology
  • Haplorhini
  • Lung
  • Macaca
  • Macaca mulatta

Research

keywords

  • Journal Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 119111

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 785

end page

  • 788

volume

  • 29

number

  • 6