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Lung Nodule
Apr 4, 2014
... I do agree that you really should have a second lung CT scan to check out that nodule, but doubt there's anything to it. ... (3 replies)
... I went through something similar recently at a Mayo clinic. At 43 had a mass in my upper right lobe. They had done a bronchioscopy as well which they checked for TB and cancer. Thank God, They were both begnin, BUT.. ... (8 replies)
... Recently my mother has been on a roller coaster ride of doctors trying to diagnose a mass in her lungs. It started when she had pneumonia and coughed up blood. ... (8 replies)

... the situation your in. Been there done that. I guess the bottom line is being comfortable with your decisions. My story is simular to yours, with a sudden growth in one of the nodules. ... (8 replies)
... I have been going through the same thing, I have two large nodules in my right lung that are being watched closely. I have had several CT scans the last one showed the nodules doubled in size. ... (8 replies)
... Your welcome, I do understand having someone in the same boat to talk to helps alot! ... (8 replies)
... Annette, I think her procedure was similar to yours, 10 inches, chest tubes, seperated ribs and all. Everyone in the hospital call my mom a 'tough bird' :cool: Thanks again for your support and prayers, you've helped us both get through this. Alicia (8 replies)
... I know the pain your Mom is in right now, and I surely feel for her! But it will get better everyday, there is light at the end of the tunnel. ... (8 replies)
... y neck was puffed out. The doctor told me that she could feel a lympthnoid and one under my arm. Now I did have non hodgeskins lymphoma 20 years ago. I have been in remision ever since and have lived quite a normal life. The xray tech did see a mass in my rt lung and felt it should be looked into a little further. ... (10 replies)
... This was follwed by a second clean scan on Oct 1 2002 at which point he was considered No Evidence Of Disease. On January 7 2003 two abnormalities were found in the right hillar region a 5mm nodule on the peripheral lower lobe and a 1.9 x 2.4 cm mass in the mediastatum. ... (2 replies)
... I recently went through a thoracotomy on my right lung to remove a large benign mass. The surgery went according to plan and I am now in the recovery stage back at home. ... (1 replies)
... e her a long way, what ever this turns out to be. I dont know how old your Mom is, but I'm a single Mom of two young boys, 15 and 10, I'm 43. To be told you have lung cancer, and telling your children who knew exactly what that all ment, totaly broke my heart. ... (5 replies)
... Sounds like it could be a lipoma, which is a benign fatty tumor. Lipomas can grow very large over long periods of time. ... (16 replies)
... Either way, it's very scary because best case scenario is that it's benign but we still have to remove it. I can't imagine if its grown this much in 19yrs what would happen if he kept it in there. ... (16 replies)
... growth in his right lung. The doc sent him for a CT Scan and we're picking up the results today. ... (16 replies)
Air Hunger?
Nov 1, 2010
... Shortly after, I began to get a sharp pain in my left upper pectoral. I also began to ride a mountain bike for at least 30 mins a day. ... (7 replies)
... My husband is 39 and in generally good health until about 6 weeks ago. He works on cars and has done so for many years, and until he got sick smoked about a pack a day. ... (2 replies)
Scared!
Apr 12, 2008
... is an Abnormal lung pressure most common caused by Congestive heart failure. ... (23 replies)
Nodule???
Jun 6, 2005
... I have never ever smoked a cigarette in my life.. ... (5 replies)
... could be fungus. What is the size of the shadow and how much has it grown in 9 mo. A noninvasive test, PET scan, could be run if cancer is suspected. ... (4 replies)


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