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... picked up a lung nodule on right lung. Had a repeat scan again on abdomen and again showed the lung nodule except it was 4mm now is 6mm. ... (0 replies)
... of a bunch of testing I've had in the last 18 months I had a CT with contrast of my chest. What they were looking for they did not find, but instead they found a 6mm lung nodule in the right lower lobe of my lung. I've been a smoker under a pack a day for about 20 years. ... (0 replies)
... ray for an unrelated surgery. They then ordered a CT scan and found the 6mm "stelate" nodule. They recomended to repeat scan every three months, and as I said at the 6th month scan it tripled in size to 1.9cm and became spiculated. ... (7 replies)

... ray last week in order to get a work permit for the country I am living in. They found a round, 6mm nodule on my right lung. They referred me to a respiration specialist saying that I may need a CT scan. Should I be concerned about this? ... (2 replies)
... ray, lungs were clear except for a 5mm nodule on left lobe. This was September 2012. ... (0 replies)
... CT scans are Expensive (& potentially deadly though the risk is small, still, there is no 'safe' amount of radiation). I think you deserve a written explanation of the two CT readings: 3mm vs 4.7/4.6mm. sf editted to add: last resort: arrange for your own private pay CT scan, but I don't recommend that until you've exhausted all alternatives including waiting ahh,... (3 replies)
... ray, lungs were clear except for a 5mm nodule on left lobe. This was September 2012. ... (3 replies)
... from what I understand nodules that don't change seem to be pretty normal - what about nodules that grow? My CT scan detected a 4mm nodule 3 months ago - repeat scan shows it is now 6mm. How much of a concern should this be? (3 replies)
... Hello Meredith :wave: It was a God-send that I was "trolling" through the boards tonight and found your post. I thank you for taking the time to share your experence and glad that you are on the mend now. I was dx with rectal cancer 4 yrs ago and chose to have no treatment after the mass was removed, but to aggressively monitor with CEA & CT scans every 3 months. I thought I... (7 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)
... You might have had (note the past tense) Valley Fever. That's a fungus infection found along the Mexican border from San Diego to Brownsville, TX. It's also prevalent in Bakersfield and in San Jouquin Valley -- where it got it's name. The endemic are is around 100 to 200 miles North of the border! Construction in and around L.A. is within the endemic (affected) area. It's a... (2 replies)
... You might have had (note the past tense) Valley Fever. That's a fungus infection found along the Mexican border from San Diego to Brownsville, TX. It's also prevalent in Bakersfield and in San Jouquin Valley -- where it got it's name. The endemic are is around 100 to 200 miles North of the border! Construction in and around L.A. is within the endemic (affected) area. It's a... (2 replies)
New nodule on lung
Jun 25, 2011
... I have three nodule in my lungs, a 2mm, 4mm, 6mm. I just had a cat scan and they found that these nodules have not changed, but spotted a new one 9mm. ... (3 replies)
... And Odd that they didn't see your 6mm nodule on the previous month's xray. ... (2 replies)
... Hi there. I would find it really hard to believe that a chest xray would pick up a nodule of 1mm that is tiny, very tiny. Now, perhaps if she had a CT it would show up. I had a chest xray for some shortness of breathe and it came back normal. ... (2 replies)
... uglynow, How long has this "mass" been there, you said he was 19 when it was a "nodule", how old is he now? Let me tell you my story, and try to give you peace of mind somewhat. Im 43 and I had a nodule detected in a May of 2007 in my right lung, they did another CT scan in August of 2007 and it was stable, no growth, it was 6mm, about the size of the tip of my pinky. So... (16 replies)
... Sorry to hear your going through all this, and I do understand your fears. I'm 43, and had a CT scan showing nodules in both lungs, the one in the right lung was 6mm and the left was 4mm. I too had mild enlargement in my left adrenal, as well as Ovarian cysts. But I also had "punctate" calcification on my thryroid. ... (6 replies)
... ray and a CT scan was ordered. There was a small 6mm stellate nodule in my right upper lobe, and a 4mm nodule in my left lung. I was told that I would need a follow up scan in 3 months. ... (45 replies)
... contrast multiple lung nodules were noted in the right lung largest one 6mm with slightly spiculated margin. went to pulmo took antibiotics for 2 wks went for repeat ct. ... (2 replies)
... Thank you, Lynn. I am viewing the site and printing the information. Rubye (2 replies)


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