Nicklaus Children’s Hospital has several outpatient and urgent care centers throughout South Florida, including on-demand, virtual care.
Walk-in urgent care with no appointment needed.
Serving as your child's primary doctor's office.
Pediatric specialty consultations available closer to home.
A full range of comprehensive services all under one roof.
Connect with providers from the comfort of your own home.
With over 800 pediatric clinicians on staff, we’re dedicated to helping you connect with the right specialist for your needs.
We have expertise in treating children and educating families on hundreds of different conditions.
We use cutting-edge, specialized treatments and procedures to ensure the best care for your child.
Also known as: DLCO testing, transfer factor for carbon monoxide, TLCO, lung diffusion testing.
The patient has a clip placed on the nose, and inhales air that contains carbon monoxide and a tracer gas through a mouthpiece. After holding their breath for 10 seconds, the patient exhales into the mouthpiece. The amount of absorbed tracer gas is measured.
Reviewed by: Antonio Rodriguez, MD
This page was last updated on: January 18, 2022 06:59 PM