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... rays done and they said he had scar tissue on his left lung. Now they want him to have a CT scan. He is 51 and a none smoker. He used to get Bronchitis a lot when he was little. His parents smoked. ... (2 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)
... 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)

... Hi dizzy, I just joined the healthboards and was looking for information on my own problem when I found your posting. I am hoping you have some answers since you posted this and that the news is good. ... (2 replies)
... I am looking for opinions on a condition I have had for the past 14 years. ... (2 replies)
... yrs ago I became very ill with pneumonia that all settled in my left lung . the infection then formed an abscess.. Well after all said and done I was left with a scar a little bigger than an egg in my lung.. They called it a lesion.. ... (0 replies)
Lung nodules
Jul 1, 2004
... if the acid is brought up and then accidentally goes down the windpipe. If this happens a lot, over time, you can form areas of scar tissue on the lungs which can look like nodules. ... (2 replies)
... he said maybe the allergy shots would help. So I've spent 9 months, and LOTS of dollars on those. I think it's a complete waste of money. I tested positive to quite a few allergens, but I don't have a runny nose or watery eyes or anything like that. ... (18 replies)
... up on something else and again mentioned the wheezing and this time he could hear it. ... (18 replies)
... l, she didn't seem overly concerned. I don't really have shortness of breath anymore as I have been exercizing, trying to lose weight. She wants me to continue on Advair, nasal sprays, Nexium for acid reflux and come back in June unless I have symptoms. ... (18 replies)
... I have posted on this board before, but it's been many months. I had shortness of breath all the time. So I've been the rounds of tests, etc. with a really crummy pulmo. ... (18 replies)
Lung Nodules
Nov 15, 2003
... I had a 1 cm nodule removed from my left lung 4 years ago. The doc said I had smoked so long probably had cancer. He done no biopsy and he sure botched me up. ... (25 replies)
... Hopefully you've seen a pulmo by now. They could be granulomas, just scar tissue from a previous infection. ... (2 replies)
... as well from some past infections. I suspect the nodules are also scar tissue related to that. If you smoke, you should see this as a wake up call and stop. If you have some type of respiratory symptoms, then get them checked out. ... (3 replies)
... I was just having some pain right below my sternum. My dr ran cat scan to see if I was having problems with scar tissue from gastric bypass but only seen the nodules in the lower parts of my lungs. Other than that I'd had plurasy 3 times in 6mths. No other problems. ... (2 replies)
Lung nodules
Nov 12, 2011
... I just registered to this board. Last summer I had some test taken and found out i have a 4mm nodule on each lung. I have never smoked in my life although my mother smoked like a smokestack and died from lung cancer. ... (0 replies)
... hi, I am suffering a lung condition that remains undiagnosed 8 yrs. ... (1 replies)
... Okay, so my right lung has collapsed 3 times for no apparent reason. Only one of those times resulted in a chest tube, and another time they asperated with a needle. ... (2 replies)
... Was the surgery on your right lung? ... (1 replies)
Lung Nodules
Aug 19, 2008
... about two years ago I was having severe pains in my upper back, left side. I went to urgent care and had a chest xray which showed spots on my lungs. Went in for a CT the next day and have had numerous since, including a PET scan and lung biopsy. ... (0 replies)


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