Transbronchial Needle Aspiration

Your physician may use transbronchial needle aspiration to take a biopsy, using a small needle inserted through the bronchoscope during an endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS).

The needle method is a less invasive and more accurate way to stage cancer without requiring surgery and anesthesia.

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