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Dr. Robert Kanterman

Diagnostic Radiology
Saint Louis, MO
31 years experience male

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Diagnostic Radiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

8 Answers
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
It's non-specific: That is a very non-specific description of a finding. Without the picture and the context, it is not clear that any treatment is indicated.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Possible tumor: While it could be scarring, pneumonia, or an artifact of the x-ray, there is concern for a cancereous tumor in the right lung. In a 32 year old woman,... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Leave it alone: Smallo cysts in the thyroid are benign and should best be left alone. I personally would not bother with follow-up.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Inflamed fat: Mesenteric panniculitis is a non-specific inflammation of the "belly fat". While there are various types and causes, and many cases are self-limited, ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Requires training: Generally, special training is required to interpret an ultrasound exam. Show the images to someone who is trained, and they may be able to help.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Hard to tell!: Without looking at the images, and you in person, it is hard to tell. Blood vessels in the lungs do look like circles when viewed on end.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Depends on situation: Pneumonia is a very diverse group of diseases, and the prognosis depends greatly on the underlying health of the patient and the kind of pneumonia.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kanterman
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Breast cysts grow: Cysts are benign and can certainly increase and decrease in size over time. If you are concerned, there is no harm in rechecking it. If it is a mass ... Read More

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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL
Graduated 1991MD

Awards

Top Diagnostic Radiologist, First Place, Missouri - Spring
2015
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