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... I had a CT scan in march and they found a 5mm nodule on my lower right lung but the pulmonary doctor said its too small to properly biopsy and or do a pet scan and they told me to wait 6 months and go for a followup CT scan to see if it changes size and if it does then we will do the next steps. I never smoked so she was in agreeement with my regular doctor that it may just be... (5 replies)
... I originally had a chest x ray for pneumonia and that's where it showed up. I freaked out and had a CAT scan the next day. Doctor called me that night to tell me it was a granuloma b/c I was so hysterical. He also called me a month later to tell me he had taken my scan to the head of radiology, and another doctor to see if they all agreed. They all said granuloma. It has... (16 replies)
... Thx a lot for the reply , how did they diagnose it as a granuloma? Did they do any tests other then a ct scan? (16 replies)

... michhh - Are you from Michigan (hint from your handle) I also have nodules here in Grand RApids - and the docs thinl I have coccidioidomycosis which is a fungal infection that's near epidemic in the southwest. (See my post titled Valley Fever on the infectious disease board on this website. If you have ever been to Arizona, New Mexico, Southern Cal, or northern Mexico... (16 replies)
... michhh - Are you from Michigan (hint from your handle) I also have nodules here in Grand RApids - and the docs thinl I have coccidioidomycosis which is a fungal infection that's near epidemic in the southwest. (See my post under the infectious disease board titled Valley Fever) If you have ever been to Arizona, New Mexico, Southern Cal, or northern Mexico - find out... (16 replies)
... I don't know as of yet , they doctor said it was too small to do a Pet scan or to biopsy...she thinks its probably nothing to worry about since I dont smoke but I am noticing lately some discomfort in my lungs and my breathing as well ( may be some paranoia there though I don't think so )..I am pretty sure I will be getting that next CT scan way sooner then 6 months like she... (16 replies)
Some advice please
Apr 10, 2006
... Hello , im the guy who went to get a 64 slice CT scan of my heart and they found a 5mm nodule on the lower lobe of my right lung. ... (4 replies)
... Thx for the reply , im just worried if its some kind of fast growing cancer or something.. 6 months seems like a long time to wait till its checked again. (16 replies)
... I guess no one wants to tell me Im a dead man lol :wave: (16 replies)
... Within the right lower lobe there is a 3mm noncalcified pulmonary nodule noted. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the answer. One of the cysts was the size of a quarter. The two pulmonary nodules are small. One on each lower lobe. I haven't gotten an answer about the margins of the pulmonary nodules yet. ... (3 replies)
... lean 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. A thoracotomy was preformed on Jan 10 to rule out metastatic neuroblastoma. ... (2 replies)
... that didnt sit right with me so i got a second opinion from a pulmonologist who deals with this sort of stuff. He did a cat scan which revealed some density in lower right lobe. Said he was treating it like pneumonia. Once again given meds and sent home. took them but i still dont feel right. ... (6 replies)
... calcified lung nodule in my lower left lobe. I was getting a CT scan on something else and it was found. ... (4 replies)




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