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... days for pneumonia. After that episode, however, he developed some pretty severe shortness of breath when he does anything but sit still. All kinds of heart and lungs test have been made. The pulmonologist says that his CT scan shows some "shadow" on his right lung. ... (4 replies)
Shadow on the lung
Feb 23, 2008
... my sister has been told that she has shadows on her lungs she has now got to have radiation please can you tell me what is radiation and can not go near her children for so many hours what is radiation for and thank you g clarke (0 replies)
... Cassandra, Is the white spot something reported when looking at cat scan results? If so, it could be many things. If they are referring to it as a nodule, it could be scarring, atelectasis (an area of collapsed lung), even a shadow. Most CT's will show an aproximate size of the area that looks suspicious. It may help to ask your health care provider some more questions... (1 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)
Bad chest/lungs
Sep 4, 2006
... shadow on the injury site and the dr at the hospital said it is fluid on his lung, this has probably been caused by hubby not being able to cough due his sore chest and the fluid has built up. Is fluid on the lung Pnuemonia.? ... (16 replies)
... I recently had an xray and it showed a huge shadow on the lower part of my right lung. It covered a third of that lung from the bottom up. ... (0 replies)
... My dad went to Docs back in January and was told there that one of us lungs was not working properly, they sent him for blood tests and after on 3rd March for a CT Scan. ... (0 replies)
... ray, is when you don't get a full breath of air. That can leave a shadow on the film...this happened to my Dad. Soo, it sounds as if things are looking good in your lungs. Wahoo! ... (3 replies)
How common is it?
May 13, 2007
... ray performed before a procedure and they saw something on his lung. Because of his history the radiologist reccommended that he see a Pulmonary Doctor. ... (91 replies)
... be having bouts of something called bronchitis, which is just inflammation of the bronchi in the lungs, but can cause the same symptoms you have described. That shadow on his lung is another matter. You need to push the doctors more for some answers. ... (48 replies)
Bad chest/lungs
Sep 2, 2006
... My hubby had an accident where he fell on a bike and hit his chest very hard, he could not breathe nor get up and was rushed to hospital. ... (16 replies)
... also on the Xray half of my lung was a black colour. ... (3 replies)
... that I have cysts all throughout both lungs. On CT scan they showed up as round black circles of different sizes. They looked like black holes of nothing. I also have 2 pulmonary nodules. ... (3 replies)
... My 85 year old father has a small "shadow" on his CT scan that is going to be biopsied next week. We are all scared to death. ... (1 replies)
Very Worried
Sep 11, 2003
... ray is kind of like sticking your hand up a ways from a wall, flashing a flashlight against your hand, casting a shadow on the wall, and then analyzing the shadow. ... (1 replies)
... from behind and the sides... but i was told by the docs, it would have showed on CT scans... ... (1 replies)
... She had a CT scan on her lungs and they found no sign of cancer. The bad news was that the fluid that they drained from her lungs had cancerous cells but have still been unable to locate a primary source. ... (2 replies)
... i've never had much faith in gp's, so told her to insist on a chest xray. 12 weeks after her cough began, she had an xray and bloods taken. the results showed fluid on her lungs, and a shadow. ... (2 replies)
How common is it?
Aug 24, 2008
... om's condition. It must be difficult to be taking care of so many things, but I hope her condition doesn't diminish anymore. If there was a lid that could be put on it to keep it from going over, that would be great. ... (91 replies)
How common is it?
Feb 29, 2008
... rays have been clear. So this scare may be a little accelerated. I'm hoping that it's like my dad's and was just a shadow because he didn't a full breath of air. But, I don't know. That much smoking... ... (91 replies)


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