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... as well from some past infections. I suspect the nodules are also scar tissue related to that. If you smoke, you should see this as a wake up call and stop. If you have some type of respiratory symptoms, then get them checked out. ... (3 replies)
... Hi PLM, I'm glad you're back. I'm Howitt44 and if you remember we had very similar problems - no asthma attacks, small airway function, shortness of breath. etc. Well, my last appointment was back in December. After being on Advair 100/50 for about 6 weeks, ,my tests basically showed no improvement. My small airways were the ones suffering at about 47% of normal. Well,... (18 replies)
... resolution CT scan. We were worried because hyperinflated lungs are often caused by emphysema. Ct scan doesn't show any emphysematic changes, but shows a little scar tissue. ... (18 replies)

... 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. ... (10 replies)
... w" on his CT scan that is going to be biopsied next week. We are all scared to death. He had bad case of pneumonia almost 2 years ago and doctor said it could be scar tissue from that. My question is, if you have a nodule on the lung, can a doctor hear anything when listening to your lungs. ... (1 replies)
... Hopefully you've seen a pulmo by now. They could be granulomas, just scar tissue from a previous infection. ... (2 replies)
Lung nodules
Nov 12, 2011
... I just registered to this board. Last summer I had some test taken and found out i have a 4mm nodule on each lung. I have never smoked in my life although my mother smoked like a smokestack and died from lung cancer. ... (0 replies)
... There is a possibility you could have the beginings of MAC, but it could also be scar tissue or infection of other sorts. Generaly people who do get MAC have some sort of lung compromise or their immune system is compromised in some way. ... (2 replies)
... The following week my family dr had me go for a CAT scan. The results came back showing a small nodule in the lower right lung and a spot or shadow in the middle right lung. I chose to go to a pulmomary Dr at Cleveland Clinic, which is a top hospital. ... (2 replies)
Lung Nodules
Jul 11, 2007
... I had a lung nodule 8 years ago and i was dumb enough to have only the one opinion and the doc removed the nodule. ... (3 replies)
... left over from a lung infection. ... (5 replies)
... 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)
Lung Scaring
Nov 25, 2003
... htly irritated, when I had the CT done I was having some sinus problems and a cough which eventually led into an infection respiratory wise. So what does it mean lung scaring? ... (1 replies)
Lung Nodules
Nov 15, 2003
... I had a 1 cm nodule removed from my left lung 4 years ago. The doc said I had smoked so long probably had cancer. He done no biopsy and he sure botched me up. ... (25 replies)
Lung Nodules
Nov 15, 2003
... HI, I USUALLY POST IN THE SPINAL CORD DISORDERS AREA BUT HAVE BEEN HAVING PAINS IN THE LUNG AREA. WELL I CAME ACCROSS YOUR POST AND IF IT WOULD HELP, I HAD THE EXACT SAME THING IN THE EXACT SAME SPOT. ... (25 replies)
... ray in February of 2002. I had 3 CT scans done last year including 1 high resolution. There was no change in the nodule over the course of the year. ... (4 replies)
Nodules in Lungs
May 14, 2003
... years ago a Lung doc told me I had a spot or nodule on the tip of the left lung. He told me I had smoked so many years, he could almost be sure it was cancer. ... (6 replies)




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