Sanitation (Lavage) Bronchoscopy (SB)


Applies in acute and chronic bronchopulmonary diseases, such as purulent endobronchitis, bronchiectasis, COPD, prolonged mechanically ventilated conditions. SB begin with the removal of the contents of the tracheobronchial tree using suction. After that most affected bronchi are washed using antiseptic solution. Simultaneously administered mixture with subsequent sanitizing which is aspirated by suction. Therapeutic bronchoscopy is completed by introduction mucolytics and / or antibiotics. After SB the patient feels much better, breathing normalizes, the amount of sputum decreases.