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... If it makes you feel better, I have a 5mm nodule on my lung. Scared the you know what out of me, as I was a smoker. ... (16 replies)
... ray, lungs were clear except for a 5mm nodule on left lobe. This was September 2012. ... (0 replies)
... ahh, I see you're a former 'smoker'. Well, that does put a different light on matters. ... (3 replies)

... ray, lungs were clear except for a 5mm nodule on left lobe. This was September 2012. ... (3 replies)
... I think I posted back in March after having a ct scan for a rib problem, and they found a 5mm nodule in my lung, instead! Well the 2nd ct scan is next week, and the closer it gets to that day the more nervous I get. ... (13 replies)
... I had a CT scan in march and they found a 5mm nodule on my lower right lung but the pulmonary doctor said its too small to properly biopsy and or do a pet scan and they told me to wait 6 months and go for a followup CT scan to see if it changes size and if it does then we will do the next steps. I never smoked so she was in agreeement with my regular doctor that it may just be... (5 replies)
... f you smoke, you should see this as a wake up call and stop. If you have some type of respiratory symptoms, then get them checked out. Otherwise, just follow up on the nodule as the doctors recommend but in the mean time, live your life. Don't waste time worrying or reading a bunch of scary stuff on the internet. ... (3 replies)
... because I was having some pretty severe pains on my right flank... and like what seems to be many others, they came upon a 3. ... (3 replies)
... I had a 5mm nodule found on one of my lungs in feb 2006 , when I went to get a 2nd scan in July 2006 it was gone. Mine also was non calcified when they spotted it.. ... (15 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)
... It was found on a cat scan at thought to be 6mm 2weeks ago so either it grew or the cat scan wa swrong.The pulmonolgist never thought a 6mm nodule would show on a PET scan and she had to get my insurance approval to get me one. ... (16 replies)
... Thanks so much for your response. I really appreciate you taking the time...You have made me feel a little better. They did say the nodules are 5mm but our radiology docs are ding dongs. ... (6 replies)
... Hi Kat! Sorry for delay in answering you. Thought this post was on page 4 by now!! I didn't have any symptoms, per se. No coughing up phlegm or blood, no problems breathing... ... (13 replies)
... hi kat here ive been odered to go for a chest exray and i used to smoke im 36 now but i had loads of chest infections mild ashma etc, i know there is something there on my left bottom lung all my chest infections went mto this area, what are all your symptoms and what promted all ... (13 replies)
... I know what you mean. All this stuff gives you even more anxiety. I'm still trying to decide what to do about that test they want to do. And reading on those two lung diseases he mentioned. ... (13 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)
... Anyway go get the scan as you need to watch the nodules to see if they grow or not. I too have a 5mm nodule on one lung in the lower lobe and im scared as hell to go for a follow up scan but I will at between 3 and 4 months which is about 3 weeks from now. ... (12 replies)
... I had my third ct scan June 1,06. I have 3 nodules two in the left lung and one in the right lung. My Pulmonary Dr. told me a nodule can stay the same for years and years. ... (13 replies)
Some advice please
Apr 10, 2006
... Hello , im the guy who went to get a 64 slice CT scan of my heart and they found a 5mm nodule on the lower lobe of my right lung. ... (4 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. ... (10 replies)


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