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What are the tests for bacterial tracheitis?

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Dr. Brian Mott
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Sputum culture

Sputum sent for culture to see if any bacteria grow.
Chest x-ray may not be helpful and bronchoscope in extreme cases may be necessary.

In brief: Sputum culture

Sputum sent for culture to see if any bacteria grow.
Chest x-ray may not be helpful and bronchoscope in extreme cases may be necessary.
Dr. Brian Mott
Dr. Brian Mott
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