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... Please help. I am really scared. Last week my Mother had a chest xray done which showed a nodule size 1.6x1.0 in her right upper lobe. Her last xray was done about 2 years ago and did not show this. She also had a CT scan done about 3 years ago which was negative. ... (4 replies)
... It was found on a cat scan at thought to be 6mm 2weeks ago so either it grew or the cat scan wa swrong.The pulmonolgist never thought a 6mm nodule would show on a PET scan and she had to get my insurance approval to get me one. ... (16 replies)
... f 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. They did CT scans every three months and on the 6th month it tripled in size and became "spiculated".... ... (7 replies)

... The first pulmonogist I went to diagnosed me with GERD and passed me on the GI doctor. I have multiple pulmonary nodules, primarily right upper lobe,and one in the left. I also have pleural effusions and opacities in both lower lobes. ... (15 replies)
How common is it?
Jun 17, 2007
... The scan showed a right upper lobe nodule and scattered cysts all over both lungs and the possiblilty of alectasia and multiple enlarged lymph nodes and mild emphysema. ... (91 replies)
... chronic, serial caregiver. Pretty stressed, mostly single parenting three children. I had a low dose CT of the chest last week. There is a 2mm non calcified nodule seen in the left upper lobe. I requested the chest CT because of my smoking history and family history. I am scheduled for a follow up visit with my physician. ... (5 replies)
Nodule in Lung
Dec 31, 2004
... My daughter has a nodule in her right upper lobe. She has seen a pulomologist and has had a biopsy with everything coming back negative. ... (1 replies)
Cep/coop
Jul 5, 2012
... ow oxygen. I am now on oxygen at home. I also have alot of scarring due to the many times I have had flare ups. I get a ct scan evey 3 months to keep an eye on a nodule on the right upper lobe. Good luck to you and please let me know. ... (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. I would suggest a needles biopsy, or at least, a second opinion. You have to understand that even Drs. are human... (2 replies)
... The previously described nodular consolidation within the right lower lobe has increased in size, measuring 3.0 x 2. ... (0 replies)
Totally Freaked
May 7, 2009
... op surgery Xray. Came out with problems in right upper lung lobe. Had CT Scan. ... (0 replies)
... There is a 3.79 x 3.45cm mass within the posterior segment of the right upper lobe with the mass extending below the carina by approximately 1 cm. ... (2 replies)
Lung nodules
Jan 3, 2009
... Just to maybe relax you a little I had my right upper lobe of my lung removed on 28.10.2008 lung cancer keyhole surgery and have acquired asthma for a short while I hope only. ... (17 replies)
... Just a heads up about the PET scan. I went through something similar where they were watching a nodule in my lung as well. ... (2 replies)
... was because I had another "micro nodule" right where the upper and middle lobe meets as well. SO the surgeon explained that he wouldn't be able to get a good enough view of that nodule doing the VATS. ... (85 replies)
... sure, it was cancer! I went through a cancer "staging" procedure biopsing all the lymph nodes in my chest, and all were benign. The nodule itself was in an area they couldnt biopsy, plus, unless they can get a positive biopsy for either fungus, infection, or malignant cells ect.. ... (5 replies)
Emphysema
Mar 15, 2008
... sure it was cancer. They removed an 8cm wedge from my upper right lobe, and by the GRACE OF GOD it was begnin. It turned out to be a rare form of infection that presented like cancer. ... (14 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)
... Sorry to hear your going through all this, and I do understand your fears. I'm 43, and had a CT scan showing nodules in both lungs, the one in the right lung was 6mm and the left was 4mm. I too had mild enlargement in my left adrenal, as well as Ovarian cysts. ... (6 replies)
... Some focal patchy minimum airspace opacities in the upper lobes bilaterally, nonspecific, but may represent post inflammatory changes. ... (6 replies)




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