... Hi, Nugo. Please stop smoking ASAP. I have no idea what the spot on your lungs is, but quitting smoking will help you out, whatever the spot is. Once your health is gone, its gone. ... (1 replies)
... If this spot is in a place where they reach, they could do a bronchoscopy and do a biopsy that way. That's what they did for me when they found a spot on my lung. Turned out to be a lung disease and not cancer. ... (2 replies)
... I was told that the spot on my lung was most likely cancer, due to the fact that I was a heavy smoker, but a needle biopsy proved it to be a lung infection, myobacterium avium, MAC, for short. So, as for your father, it could indeed be just a fungal infection. ... (2 replies)
... It is not uncommon for say a lung biopsy to collapse a lung. I know this as my motherinlaw experienced this occurance as they tried to biopsy a spot on her lung. ... (5 replies)
... The fact that you have a spot on your lung that wasn't there two years ago is certainly concerning. The fact that you still smoke doesn't help either. You really need to quit. ... (10 replies)
... spot on his lung infection. We need to celebrate. ... (11 replies)
... Hes sure the spot on the lung xray was just an old scar, or something wrong with the film, as it is small and not condusive to a mass. ... (11 replies)
... o rest and feeling completely pooped. I wasn't coughing or anything but I was just whooped. I was also having really really bad pain right above my sternum and on the left lung area. So they did the xray thinking it was pneumonia or bronchitis and they came back neg, but they found the "spot" on my lung. ... (10 replies)
... Hi. My name is Lucy, Im 16 years old and i have a 3 year old sister who has some lung problems. When she was first born she was in the hospital for a few days because she had some issues with her lungs. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks, Missy. I saw my doctor on Monday. He said that I had some very valid concerns because of the growth of the nodules and my recent bouts of illness. ... (7 replies)
... h the Dr's about it...as soon as they tell me its not cancerous I'm out the door. About 4 years ago...I was in the ER for bronchitis and the Dr. told me I had a spot on my lung...and to follow up with my primary care Dr., since then I have been having yearly scans on my annual visit. ... (7 replies)
... 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)
... Is the white spot something reported when looking at cat scan results? ... (1 replies)
... ray and they found a mass or spot on my lung. ... (7 replies)
... The other day I had a chest xray in the ER. The doctor told me I had a 'dense' spot on my lung and that I should have it checked out by my regular doctor. ... (0 replies)
... ray, and I can't remember what else, but that's when he discovered a very small spot on my lung that was the beginning of Emphysema. ... (8 replies)
... know what you mean by saying you had all those tests, etc. I had all that done also. I decided I would go to a Dr. other than my regular Dr. I thought he was a lung Dr. but he isn't. ... (104 replies)
... :wave: Hey there, I know the wait is the hardest part.
Hubby went in today the mass was full of puss again.
:eek: so gross. They need to get the fluid out to do
surgery and remove the cyst. He goes back in 2 weeks.
The nodule on his lung shrunk alittle :bouncing: that (11 replies)
... that it had fluid and could also see it on the cat scan. ... (11 replies)
... I am sorry to hear about your friend. ... (11 replies)