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... ray with contrast dye and it showed I had a 6mm nodule in my right lower lobe. Now I did research on it and I am not going to worry too much. ... (7 replies)
... jeanjcb, nodules found in the lungs can be MANY different things. What has your Doctor recomended as for a follow up? Annette (1 replies)
... You need to look at the report as being good news. It is standard protocal to re- check in 6 mo. If it were seen as bad news by the Radiologist believe me you would have further testing immediately. So please do not worry about this. My husband went through this about 4 yrs ago & had re-checks every 6 mo for 1 1/2 yrs & I told him the same thing. best of luck! (16 replies)

... Anyway go get the scan as you need to watch the nodules to see if they grow or not. I too have a 5mm nodule on one lung in the lower lobe and im scared as hell to go for a follow up scan but I will at between 3 and 4 months which is about 3 weeks from now. ... (12 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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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