F.B. right bronchial tree

Plastic foreign body in the right bronchial tree

Obstruction of Bronchial tree


50 year old, Indian gentleman who was working as a laborer.

He was having chronic cough with expectoration. Shift of the trachea to the right side, no air entry at the base of the Rt. Lung.

Rigid bronchoscopy:

Complete obstruction of the Rt. Bronchial tree at the bronchus intermedius portion. Resection of the middle and lower lobes of the Rt. Lung with the plastic foreign body which was causing obstruction, infection & bronchiectasis