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... ood chemistry and scan are good. So, he said everything is fine but you need to follow up scan after three months. I went for follow up CT scan this June and the nodule is slightly increased. Its diameter is 5 mm now and has calcification. So, the doctor sent me to biopsy but I am worried and don't getting any courage to biopsy. ... (0 replies)
8 mm lung nodule
Mar 13, 2012
... my doc also told me that nodules in the lungs are indicative of copd, but after 2 cardiopulmonary tests...one each year.... ... (7 replies)
8 mm lung nodule
Mar 13, 2012
... Well look a nurse practioner can't diagnose lung cancer from a chest ct scan. No offense to nurse practioners. Lung nodules can be sourced by many conditions. I have a few nodules and it's not cancer. ... (7 replies)

8 mm lung nodule
Feb 20, 2012
... y husband went to the ER a week ago for an unrelated issue and was giving a chest CT. The nurse practitioner came back and said that there was an 8mm groundglass nodule on my husband's upper right lobe. ... (7 replies)
... that started at 5 mm and continued to grow very slowly for three years. You are right about the not calcified. If a nodule is calcified it is most likely benign. Mine like your was not calcified so the continued to watch it. ... (15 replies)
... certain way to determine malignancy or benignity is a biopsy. But I doubt that your doctor would recommend that at this time. There are several ways to perform a lung biopsy, ranging from a needle insertion all the way up to open surgery under general anesthesia. ... (1 replies)
... They did a CT scan to rule out another problem and found a 9 mm nodule and some scarring in my lower lobe. I figured it was just from the bad infections. ... (6 replies)
... During the study of the area they found a 2mm nodule in the left lung. ... (6 replies)
... I'm 43, non-smoker, in the Ohio valley area. I hopefully am over an infection or something I've had for a while. In March, I became sick. It went on and off, your typical indication of virus; fever, tiredness, achey, sweats when fever broke, swollen glands in throat, and even a bit of hoarseness w/slight sore throat. I didn't think I'd ever get to feeling well. Over the... (4 replies)
... In my earlier posting, I said I had an annual physical and subsequent CAT scan that showed a 1.9 x 2.0 CM nodule in my right lower lung. A much smaller 4 MM spot showed on my upper left lung. My doctor suspected it may be malignant because of my smoking history and sent me to a pulmonologist for a lung capacity test. ... (4 replies)
... In an earlier posting, I said I had an annual physical and subsequent CAT scan that showed a 1.9 x 2.0 CM nodule in my right lower lung. A much smaller 4 MM spot showed on my upper left lung. My doctor suspected it may be malignant because of my smoking history and sent me to a pulmonologist for a lung capacity test. ... (10 replies)
... I have a 5mm nodule in the left lung, they discovered it back in 2000 and made me come in every 6 mos for 2 yrs and it never changed nor did it calcify either. i was anxious for over a year and it wasn't anything. ... (10 replies)
Lung Nodules found
Mar 27, 2007
... Small spiculated nodule present in the right upper lobe adjacent to the minor fissure. It measures approx. 11 mm in dia. Another small 5 mm nodule also seen peripherally in the right middle lobe. A nodule is also seen laterally in the left lower lobe, measuring approx. 15 mm in dia. ... (8 replies)
... The 5 mm nodule remain unchanged, so just another scan in 4 months, and scans after that for 2 years total to see if it stays the same. Great! ... (13 replies)
... left over from a lung infection. ... (5 replies)
Some advice please
Apr 10, 2006
... t think the cough is necessarily significant, but that in addition to your nodule is enough leverage for you to get the doc to do more and sooner. Ask for a CT in 2 or 3 months or push for a PET Scan if you can get one. ... (4 replies)
... ray that showed a small nodule 2 weeks ago. A following CT scan showed that nodule was 1.9 x 2.0 cm in my lower right lung and also found a smaller 4 mm nodule on my upper left lung. There is no involvement of adjacent tissue, thankfully. ... (4 replies)
... My mom did have a Chest CT in January that showed an 8 mm ground glass nodule in the right apex. The CT scan also showed a lobulated nodule in the right lung base. I pushed her pulmonary Dr for a Pet CT scan. ... (3 replies)
... My husband is 47 years old and may have lung cancer. ... (0 replies)
Some advice please
Apr 11, 2006
... I went for a ct scan for a recurring rib problem in late March. Didn't find much wrong with the ribs, but my ct scan also found a 5 mm nodule in my lung. I was scheduled for another ct scan with contrast dye in 3 months. ... (4 replies)


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