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... 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)
... 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)

8 mm lung nodule
Mar 13, 2012
... Well look a nurse practioner can't diagnose lung cancer from a chest ct scan. No offense to nurse practioners. Lung nodules can be sourced by many conditions. I have a few nodules and it's not cancer. ... (7 replies)
8 mm lung nodule
Feb 20, 2012
... y husband went to the ER a week ago for an unrelated issue and was giving a chest CT. The nurse practitioner came back and said that there was an 8mm groundglass nodule on my husband's upper right lobe. ... (7 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)
Totally Freaked
May 7, 2009
... op surgery Xray. Came out with problems in right upper lung lobe. Had CT Scan. ... (0 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)
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)
... 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. Getting the bronchscope "should" be the telling tale as to what your dealing with. ... (2 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)
... 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. But I also had "punctate" calcification on my thryroid. ... (6 replies)
... Some focal patchy minimum airspace opacities in the upper lobes bilaterally, nonspecific, but may represent post inflammatory changes. ... (6 replies)
... just six months ago. Mine too, had no calcification. They found my nodule a few years back and monitored it for 2 years. I was told that if a nodule doesn't grow in a two year period..it is very unlikely to be cancer. Mine had grown right at the 2 year mark and was benign and ended up being a harmartoma. ... (15 replies)
How common is it?
Jun 17, 2007
... What an interesting thread. I wish all of you all the best. Dealing with lung problems is scary to say the very least. ... (91 replies)
Lung Nodules found
Mar 27, 2007
... Small spiculated nodule present in the right upper lobe adjacent to the minor fissure. It measures approx. 11 mm in dia. Another small 5 mm nodule also seen peripherally in the right middle lobe. A nodule is also seen laterally in the left lower lobe, measuring approx. 15 mm in dia. ... (8 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)
... In my earlier posting, I said I had an annual physical and subsequent CAT scan that showed a 1.9 x 2.0 CM nodule in my right lower lung. A much smaller 4 MM spot showed on my upper left lung. ... (4 replies)
... In an earlier posting, I said I had an annual physical and subsequent CAT scan that showed a 1.9 x 2.0 CM nodule in my right lower lung. A much smaller 4 MM spot showed on my upper left lung. ... (10 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)


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