New cryobiopsy for ILD could displace surgical lung biopsy

The various forms of interstitial lung disease (ILD) can be impossible to tell apart without a biopsy. There’s too much overlap between them in their appearance on imaging (high-resolution chest CT), and in clinical features. A surgical lung biopsy is the standard in such cases. For many patients and physicians, though, the risk and discomfort [… read more]

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