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Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Interventional Pulmonology & Critical Care

Facilities available for the patients:

• Laboratory Investigation
• Sputum examination for diagnosis of tuberculosis done free of cost as per RNTCP pattern.
• Spirometry(Lung function test) done to diagnose & follow up of various respiratory diseases.
• The department provides DOTS under RNTCP as per WHO guidelines free of cost for entire treatment course to all T.B patients.
• The department diagnoses & treats various diseases e.g tuberculosis affecting any organ of the body. bronchial asthma.lung diseases caused by smoking & pollution.respiratory infections eg pneumonia.lung abcess ,malignancy of respiratory tract & medical management of all respiratory diseases.
• The department functions as a DMC for RNTCP purpose.
• Fibreoptic bronchoscope has been procured and going to function soon.
• Asthma Camp for Awareness.Diagnosis & Treatment of Bronchial Asthma & COPD on I st & 3rct Wednessday of every month.
• Diagnostic & Therapeutic Pleural fluid aspiration & analysis.
• Intercostal Chest tube drainage with care for Empyema,Hydropneumothorax & pneumothorax patients.