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This remains a completely new method of treating bloody expectoration. The beauty of the method is that it is easy, economic, repeatable, can be performed in small set ups without costly instruments and the expertise can be easily prepared. This can largely substitute costly bronchial artery embolisation and surgery. This method has the potential to help millions of people in the developing world.