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Oct 13, 2008
... I had multiple blood clots in my lungs last year and a dvt in my leg. I was treated in hospital and the clots eventually dispersed with a course of heparin injections into my tummy and warfarin in pill form. ... (0 replies)
... Praise God it wasn't cancer! I'm not sure If I had talked to you when you had posted when things were in question, but my journey was very similar to yours. At the age of 43 I went through the same with a nodule in my right upper lobe. ... (7 replies)
... Your welcome. Yes I KNOW all to well what we can find on the internet. I researched lung cancer extensivley myself when mine was found. ... (16 replies)

... Let me tell you my story, and try to give you peace of mind somewhat. Im 43 and I had a nodule detected in a May of 2007 in my right lung, they did another CT scan in August of 2007 and it was stable, no growth, it was 6mm, about the size of the tip of my pinky. ... (16 replies)
... i haven't posted on a forum in years but i'm more than a bit concerned about a mass that was found on my upper right lobe after a cat scan was ordered because a "bronchitis" infection would not clear after 3 rounds of antibiotics and a month of sickness. ... (0 replies)
... Recently my mother has been on a roller coaster ride of doctors trying to diagnose a mass in her lungs. It started when she had pneumonia and coughed up blood. ... (8 replies)
... ray, then CT scan revealed it to be a mass the size of a 50 cent piece, suspicious for cancer. Doctor did bronchoscopy.... ... (5 replies)
... I was told that the spot on my lung was most likely cancer, due to the fact that I was a heavy smoker, but a needle biopsy proved it to be a lung infection, myobacterium avium, MAC, for short. So, as for your father, it could indeed be just a fungal infection. ... (2 replies)
... ve no one else to turn to because my father adamantly refuses a biopsy. His primary doctor told me 15 months ago, that he believed with certainty he has Stage 4 Lung Cancer. Now, the doctor has changed his opinion, he believes he has a Lung Fungus because my father shows no symptoms of lung cancer. ... (2 replies)
Apr 12, 2008
... is an Abnormal lung pressure most common caused by Congestive heart failure. ... (23 replies)
Mar 15, 2008
... I find it hard to believe there was no cancer in the CT scan from November, and if it were "ME" I would obtain copies of both CT reports. Im assuming they biopsied your lungs to confirm diagnosis? ... (14 replies)
... I went through something similar recently at a Mayo clinic. At 43 had a mass in my upper right lobe. They had done a bronchioscopy as well which they checked for TB and cancer. Thank God, They were both begnin, BUT.. ... (8 replies)
... My understanding with all this, and mind you Im new to all this also is, If under treatment and the MAC is still possitive in sputum or bronchoscopy biopsy after 12 months that it is concidered treatment failure, and a new treatment plan is advised. ... (1 replies)
... Im new here and went through some rather frightening experiences in the last year. ... (45 replies)
... Here is the report, the scan was done without contrast. Any experts out there if you would please take your time to read this and explain what exactly it says in simple terms and the seriousness of what it states. Thank you. ... (0 replies)
... There are bulky mediastinal and right hilar nodes. There isa confluent nodal mass in the subcarinal space measuring 2.3x 5.9 cm. In addition, there are enlarged right hilar nodes up to 2. ... (0 replies)
... So sorry to hear your wife and yourself are going through all of this. I would like to share my story with you being that I was in a similar situation not too long ago. ... (18 replies)
... the situation your in. Been there done that. I guess the bottom line is being comfortable with your decisions. My story is simular to yours, with a sudden growth in one of the nodules. ... (8 replies)
... Interstital lung disease is pretty much a blanket statement. ... (6 replies)
... m awaiting an appointment with a pumonologist. However, it's driving me crazy not knowing what the CT impressions mean. It says I have a 2 cm oblong cavitating mass in the left upper lobe and a subcentimeter cavity in the right upper lung. ... (6 replies)

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