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... inflammatory in etiology given the appearance. ... (0 replies)
... That would make a huge difference. Also the location is important, whether these are actual nodules in the lungs vs hilar nodes, which can be from benign conditions. CT scan should be helpful, and I would wait to see what that shows. ... (6 replies)
Jun 16, 2014
... Rosie, Welcome to the boards. I can tell you my experience and a little more about lung nodules in general. I have had lung nodules in past about the same size. 4mm is small, and the smaller they are the more likely to be benign. ... (1 replies)

... eally understood their dilema when it comes to lung cancer. It was all the research I had done, that made it very understandable for me to know they were looking in MY best interest. Plus I had peace of mind knowing exactly what it was. She was actually relieved by that. ... (5 replies)
... I also have multiple nodules in my lungs, the largest being about 5mm. ... (10 replies)
... mm's..I have a great doctor that likes to follow up...There was no plueral effision or liquid found the lungs...also this time they said the nodules were gone...I should add I had the first scan done 2 weeks after I quit smoking... ... (8 replies)
... From what I understand, nodules can be lots of things, many benign. Rescanning in 6 months is standard procedure to check any nodule. ... (16 replies)
... The nodules in lungs are rarely NOT benign, or so I've been reading. Go to and type in lung nodules. There are tons of articles. Your doctor should refer you to a pulmonologist and your husband should have a chest scan. ... (2 replies)
... yes, even when I talk I have to stop and catch my breath in between words sometimes, and when I eat I get tired so I chew my food a little, stop to catch my breath and then continue chewing. ... (1 replies)
... Lung nodules aren't all that uncommon, but they do need to be monitored over time. ... (1 replies)
... hello, my mom recently found out in her xray that she has tiny nodules in the upper part of her lungs. The doctor suggested to do a ct scan hwoever she did give an option to do it or not! ... (3 replies)
... y you will know EXACTLY what they say, so it can enable you to do better research. I believe this is MOST important, so you and your Mom can be the best advocate in her healthcare! The CT scan will tell you the shape, and size of these nodules, as well as where they are in her lungs. ... (5 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)
... Thank you for your thoughts Murphy. My Stepdad got his results and the radiologist determined the finding in his lung to be a lipoma. From what I can tell, for the most part, it's something that is come by through heredity. ... (91 replies)
... my Dr. called the very next morning to tell me they found 2 different 5mm nodules in the lower right lobe of my lung. I didn't even know they could see my lungs on this abdominal scan. ... (5 replies)
... But unfortunately he found the pulmonary cysts, nodules and kidney cyst. ... (3 replies)
Lung Nodules
Nov 28, 2003
... i have just recently had bronchitis and went to the emergency room and had a chest xray and they found a nodule. my doc sent me for a ct scan and i have several in the upper quadrants of my lungs. i have to see a specialist on tuesday and i am scared to death too. i know they are small but there are several. ... (25 replies)
Lung Nodule
Apr 4, 2014
... First, a single nodule is far less likely to be malignant or turn from benign to malignant than numerous nodules. Second, the size of the nodule is an important indicator of the chance of malignancy. ... (3 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)
... Now I have been sick since December 12, I had back surgery in 2004 which resulted in a heart attack from infection. I must take lopressor for my heart now and the fatigue is tough. ... (6 replies)

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