... Hi. I am new to this board. Thank you in advance for any info, advise, etc. My 22 year old son, in Air Force, called last night and doc says he has calcification in his lungs (routine x-ray). He had additional x-rays, blood work and urine test and returns for results next Tue. My son has never smoked, rarely drinks, in great physical shape. He did not have this show in... (0 replies)
... Does anyone here know anyhting about calcification in the lungs? ... (1 replies)
... My 85 year old mom started complaining of shortness of breath shortly
after she hurt her back - a compression fracture of one of her vertebrae.
She also has osteoporosis, with the classic hump on her upper back. The
point of the compression fracture is a pronounced lump which continues
to cause her pain.
My dad had been sick so she never bothered going to the doctor... (3 replies)
... 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. When I did all the research on all the findings I too was petrified! Because collectivly it was frighting. ... (6 replies)
... calcified however this could miss calcification because of the relative small size and the effect of volume averaging. ... (10 replies)
... re bilateral pulmonary nodules which are considered to be indeterminate due to their small size and lack of calcification."Do I understand correctly that lack of calcification is a negative sign that there may be a possible cancer? ... (10 replies)
... lobular emphysema in both lungs with subpleural belbs measuring 7mm in diameter, irregular spiculated parenchymal density, calcified right middle lobe granuloma, calcification is present throughout the pancreas and thrombosis of the splenic veins. What dose this mean? ... (0 replies)
... I'd like to know what those that have had nodules in their lungs think. I am scared to death about all this. They are trying to get me an appointment for a lung doctor, but have no idea what to expect. ... (15 replies)
... ray and then for a CT scan. The scan showed multiple nodules in all areas of my lungs with the largest one being 5mm. To put it mildly, I was a wreck! Many, many blood, sputum and urine tests followed, all with negative results. ... (91 replies)
... Have they suggested doing a PET scan for lungs to see if they "light up"? ... (3 replies)