... Not personally, but you can get scarring and persistant abnormal findings on xray for awhile or even permanently after some lung infections, especially Valley Fever. ... (3 replies)
... Been having lots of chest pains from my bad reflux condition. Had pain in right lung and in right side of back. Dr. ordered CT Scan. It said small area of Nodular pleural thickening posteriorly on the right lung. This is indeterminate. ... (0 replies)
... I did have some problems with my brohinical tubes. and suggested I get a cardic workup . said that heart diease runs from mother to daughter. I do have a dr appt on monday. ... (6 replies)
... jama i don't fully understand the meaning of scar on lungs. when i go to the dr on monday i am going to try to remember ot ask the right questions. i usually get so nervous that i forget to ask anything that i should. ... (6 replies)
... i have lung scarring also, doc told me it was from and older bout with bronchitis or pnemonia. ... (6 replies)
... thank you some one told me to remember the numbers of the test.don't konw what that means. (6 replies)
... the pulmonary function test will let your dr know what is going on with your lungs (6 replies)
... ray and they found a small round flat spot on my right lung lower left. Dr. said it was a scar. How does this happen. ... (6 replies)
... they can get a clearer image on a ct scan. ... (1 replies)
... this mark on my left lung. ... (1 replies)
... My doctor noticed a scar on my left lung back in 2000. Since 2001, when i was sick with pneumonia, I was refered to a lung specialist. He put me on a TB medicine regime for like months to get rid of any TB strain from childhood. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, Im new here. About a year ago I had a cold and bronchtis. My main doctor took a chest xray. About a few weeks later she called and said she saw a small spot on the xray and sent me to a lung spec who took a ct. He said it looked like a small scar and didnt seemed concerned. ... (1 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)
... ray I had many months ago showed scar tissue, which didn't concern me as I had breast cancer and radiation in 1986, so I assumed this was the result of that. ... (0 replies)
... i was diagnose with PTB last year and was treated for 9 months medication i was cured but it leaves a scar on my lungs which is always visible on my x-ray. i am planning to work and immigrate to canada. would that prevent me from applying for a job abroad? would that be a reason for denial of visa? (1 replies)
... Thanks for the info. She just got her results today and it was nothing but a scar (thankfully). Come to find out the chest xray results were off. The PET scan showed that the spot was actually 6x8 mm and inactive, unlike the chest xray that showed it had grown from 9mm to 13mm. Best of luck to you and your brother in law. (2 replies)
... except for a 9mm spot on her right lower lung. In Nov. ... (2 replies)
... an underlying unkown cause with a scar on the lung. Had a stent put in which did not do the job. ... (2 replies)
... went to the dr. and yes she said it was most likely from asthma, or bronchitis or pnemonia.
since my PFT came out ok, we did a ekg, then I get to go and have a stress test.
My PFT was good but the bronchial tubes aren't functioning like there suppose to.
geezs getting old is so much fun. :confused: (6 replies)
... Hello Dizzy09, Once the CT scan is done, it will give the doctor a more detailed picture on your dad's lungs. Even after a cat scan is done, there will be more waiting. Were the tests ordered by a pulmonary doctor or a regular GP? ... (2 replies)