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... that showed 9 nodules. In Nov. 2015 I had a chest CT which showed 1 glanuloma following pneumonia. With the recent CT showing 8 additional I was told I may have lung cancer. ... (1 replies)
... she has been very ill and uable to research her illness, so I am taking the step. I have really enjoying reading all of your posts and am excited to be a new member. It seems like you all have a great support group. ... (5 replies)
... local Doctor just in case I got sick or needed referal back to Mayo. When I told him what the infection was he literly backed away from me, stood across the room and told me he didnt know enough about the infection. That if it was up to him, he would send me to a "infectous disease" doctor and that I should be tested for HIV! ... (5 replies)

... Thank you so much for your wonderful support and feedback. ... (5 replies)
... Im glad I can help somewhat, and tell your Mom she is VERY welcome. Her having a positive attitude will take her a long way, what ever this turns out to be. ... (5 replies)
... Thank you so much for your detailed response! This has helped me tremendously and I feel like it will help guide us in the right direction. I hate that they thought you had lung cancer, but so glad that it was MAC. ... (5 replies)
... any testing your Mom has had. That way you will know EXACTLY what they say, so it can enable you to do better research. I believe this is MOST important, so you and your Mom can be the best advocate in her healthcare! The CT scan will tell you the shape, and size of these nodules, as well as where they are in her lungs. ... (5 replies)
Lung nodules
Nov 23, 2008
... to worry about. I am not sure if I am comfortable with this, since my doctors have been incorrect diagnosing my chest issues for so long. Twice I was told I had pneumonia and treated w antibiotics. Then, the lung doctor decided I might not even have it! ... (17 replies)
... Hi there. I would recommend you talk to your doctor about testing you for valley fever. In fact anyone with lung nodules nowadays should be tested for VF. Valley fever is misdiagnosed with tuberculosis, bacterial pneumonia and lung cancer. ... (7 replies)
Lung Nodules found
Apr 15, 2007
... Have either one of you guys had any blood tests related to the lung nodules you have? ... (8 replies)
Lung Nodules
Dec 3, 2003
... Sorry I haven't posted to you in a while, I'm just getting over pneumonia. I was so happy to read the results regarding your lung nodules. I hope your follow up testing and specialists will find the same good news. ... (25 replies)
Lung Nodules
Dec 1, 2003
... try not to worry too much because I've learned that lung nodules are not that unusual, especially for people with lung problems. Try to keep positive thoughts. I know it's easier said than done. I was very worried too, but things are okay. The waiting is the hardest part. ... (25 replies)
... So I have a general question about 6 yes ago ,yrs I said 6 yes ago ,lol I had a severe case of pneumonia and when they found the pneumonia they also found a tiny nodule on lung. At the time I was 27,and a smoker I also was addicted to prescription pills but for last 3 yes have Been in recovery. ... (0 replies)
Lung nodules
Sep 12, 2012
... Just to clarify, do you mean 5, 8, and 12 mm, or cm? ... (12 replies)
... Hi, I just happened to see your "nodule" note, and so I thought that I might give you some possible answers. I too, was a smoker, but, 2 packs a day for many years. ... (3 replies)
New nodule on lung
Jun 26, 2011
... Thanks for sharing your info. I am going a little nuts, because I am waiting to get the PET scan scheduled. I have had 3 cases of pneumonia and use to get broncitis all the time but had 2 pneumonia shots and can't have any more. ... (3 replies)
... have had pneumonia for 9 weeks.... ... (0 replies)
Lung nodules
Feb 4, 2009
... GOOD NEWS!! I did get the blood work results back. He said I did not have cancer and I did not have a bacterial infection! YAY! he said the lung nodule may or may not go away but in any case, it was nothing to worry about. YAY! ... (17 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. This was 1999 and it turned out to be an old pneumonia scar , which did not need to come out. He left me burning , stinging and in chronic pain for the last 8 years and I am nearly disabled. ... (3 replies)
... e for 7 years. Valley Fever is very common in your area. If you've never been tested I would ask your doc to do one to rule it out. VF is misdiagnosed alot by lung cancer, tb and bacterial pneumonia. I'm sure the emphysematous changes aren't helping at all. Asbestos is another issue too. ... (5 replies)

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