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... he talked with the radiologist and said that i have a spiculated mass in my lung that the radiologist thinks is probably cancerous. ... (0 replies)
... uglynow, How long has this "mass" been there, you said he was 19 when it was a "nodule", how old is he now? 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. So... (16 replies)
... of fact Mayo clinic is using MY CT scan as a teaching tool for this infection because they were sure it was cancer. Plus the fact I had no symptoms of having a lung infection swayed them that way as well as the findings on the PET scan. So MAC can have many faces when it presents. ... (7 replies)

... EUS with biopsys of the lymph nodes as well as a brushing and washing of the mass which were inconclusive. I was scheduled for a open thoracotomy and a right upper lobectomy. By the grace of God it wasn't cancer! ... (7 replies)
... I did do alot of research on lung cancer prior to having the surgery, and the fact is, its a real dilema for these doctors. ... (8 replies)
Emphysema
Mar 15, 2008
... I had a lung cancer scare myself in October, and was told I had lung cancer. I was sent for a "staging procedure" where they biopsied lymph nodes in my chest and neck. With them showing begnin I was scheduled for surgery. ... (14 replies)
... I am a person who just had part of my lung removed being told it WAS cancer. ... (3 replies)
... chance that I too had lung cancer. I had a lung mass being "spiculated" in shape, and a PET scan showed "hypermedobolic uptake", which can also indicate lung cancer. Because of where this mass was, they could not do a biopsy. I went through a "staging" procedure on the lymph nodes in my chest, all showing begnin. ... (18 replies)
Scared!
Apr 12, 2008
... is an Abnormal lung pressure most common caused by Congestive heart failure. ... (23 replies)
... scan in 3 months and there was no change, then next 3 month scan the nodule in my right lung had tripled in size and was "spiculated". Had PET scan done which showed "hypermedobolic uptake", so was thought to be cancer. I DID NOT have any symptoms. ... (217 replies)
... Grammy, The mass in my right lung (which they THOUGHTwas cancer)turned out to be MAC infection. Thats why they are using my CT scan from October for this paper they are writting. Because of WHERE it was, and the shape (spiculated) it was, and the fact it showed "hypermedobolic uptake" on PET scan they thought for sure it was cancer. I was told Post op that it WASNT cancer,... (217 replies)
... or that scan and all was stable, then scheduled for another 3 month follow up scan. Went in October for that scan, well much to my suprise the nodule in my right lung had tripled in size and was now "spiculated" and 1.9cm x 1.7 cm. ... (45 replies)




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