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... what is a spiculated nodule (0 replies)
... 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)
... Mederith, No I had NO symptoms at all. Mine was an "incidental" finding. I was having a pre-op chest x-ray for an unrelated surgery. They then ordered a CT scan and found the 6mm "stelate" nodule. They recomended to repeat scan every three months, and as I said at the 6th month scan it tripled in size to 1.9cm and became spiculated. I had no weeze, no cough, no crackles... (7 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)
... Just a heads up about the PET scan. I went through something similar where they were watching a nodule in my lung as well. ... (2 replies)
... They pulled the chest tube day 4 I believe. Did you have more than one nodule when you had the surgery? ... (85 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)
Scared!
Apr 18, 2008
... peat CT scan, of which I did, that scan there was no change, then another 3 month scan this nodule tripled in size and became "spiculated" by the time I had surgery it was 3cm in size origanly it was only 6mm, so they can grow rapidly. ... (23 replies)
Scared!
Apr 12, 2008
... Because of where this nodule was, they couldnt biopsy it. THey ran a PET scan which showed "Hypermedobolic uptake" which also can indicate cancer. ... (23 replies)
Emphysema
Mar 15, 2008
... mm nodule in my left lung. Also had emphysema, and scattered larger bullae in both lungs. Im 43. ... (14 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)
... ray that was done before the surgery I had on my head. I had a nodule in each lung, emphysema, scattered larger bullae in a CT scan. ... (217 replies)
... ray and a CT scan was ordered. There was a small 6mm stellate nodule in my right upper lobe, and a 4mm nodule in my left lung. I was told that I would need a follow up scan in 3 months. ... (45 replies)
... contrast multiple lung nodules were noted in the right lung largest one 6mm with slightly spiculated margin. went to pulmo took antibiotics for 2 wks went for repeat ct. which showed no differences other than another nodule on the left lung. ... (2 replies)




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