Surgical Management of Tuberculous Broncholithiasis


Department of Thoracic Surgery, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, MASHHAD-IRAN.


Background: Broncholithiasis is often seen after chronic granulomatosis diseases such as tuberculosis and histoplasmosis and leads to a wide spectrum of signs and symptoms; including hemoptysis which often needs surgical management. The goal of this study is evaluation of surgery in patie