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... 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)
... 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. ... (2 replies)
... measuring 3 to 4 mm each. Otherwise no new pulmonary nodules. Remainder of the lungs are otherwise clear. No pleural effusions or pneumothoraces. The central airways are widely patent. ... (0 replies)

... all pretty normal except for an irregular heart beat and minor mitral valve problems. I also have acid reflux and am on Prilosec for this. ... (1 replies)
... Lung nodules aren't all that uncommon, but they do need to be monitored over time. ... (1 replies)
... iel, "I" call it FAITH, I will believe it, when I see it...Quite honestly Casey, I didnt know what it was, but I KNEW that what ever it ended up being, I had GOD on my side, and I felt safe. And SO Many people praying for me, that what ever I was facing I could get through it. ... (5 replies)
... calcified in my lungs which they "followed" through CT scan. ... (5 replies)
... I did do alot of research on lung cancer prior to having the surgery, and the fact is, its a real dilema for these doctors. ... (8 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)
... Been trying to find lots of info on nodules, and there seems to be a lots of things that cause them, not necessarily all horrible. The majority, from what I read, tend to be benign. ... (12 replies)
... that I have cysts all throughout both lungs. On CT scan they showed up as round black circles of different sizes. They looked like black holes of nothing. I also have 2 pulmonary nodules. ... (3 replies)
Lung Nodules
Nov 28, 2003
... 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. took 2 series of zithromax to start feeling better. ... (25 replies)
Lung Nodule
Apr 4, 2014
... agree that you really should have a second lung CT scan to check out that nodule, but doubt there's anything to it. I had occasion to do some extensive research on the subject, and here are some of my conclusions. ... (3 replies)
Air Hunger?
Nov 1, 2010
... I didn't feel strange or anything, but everyone flipped out and told me to go see a doctor. I went to the doctor that day and they put me on the highest blood pressure meds... ... (7 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)
... an appeal with them since I would rather visit 1,000 extremely excited gorillas before I would want to visit their Pulmonogist again. Anyway, my GP is keeping up on it. It looks good though. ... (91 replies)
... 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. I am on my 4th cardiologist who when examining me told me to see a pulmonary specialist in January. He also ordered a ct scan angiogram for full chest, lung and heart. ... (6 replies)
How common is it?
May 12, 2007
... common to see multiple pulmonary nodules. I do however believe that the older you are, the more common it is. My pulmonary doctor told me that he has multiple on his lungs and they can occur by means of prior infection or scarring, etc. ... (91 replies)
... Try not to worry ok? 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. Calcified means it has been there a long time and they don't bother further testing. Mine still isn't calcified but it hasn't grown either, in... (10 replies)

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