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abnormal CT scan of lungs

A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: Any nodule is abnormal but did necessarily cancer. If the doctors suggested a repeat in 3 months, they likely suspected that cancer was unlikely. You ... Read More

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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Ask the Dr!!!!!: See the lung specialist.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: There may be several possible conditions associated with these findings. Infections may cause cysts. I would suggest a TB test and uploading the scan ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Serlin
20 years experience in Family Medicine
There : There are a huge variety of things that can be seen on a ct scan of the chest that are abnormal. Some are dangerous and others are incidental finding ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
Ask your doctor: There are many causes of abnormalties. Ask your doctor what the possibilities are.
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus Hollmig
Specializes in Medical Oncology
No : No it does not mean automatically cancer, cxr are notorious for showing non-specific abnormalities especially in smokers or former smokers. In these c ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
Cannot tell: An abnormal chest xray is often followed by more testing, such as a ct, to try to tell why it is abnormal.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience in Rheumatology
Slight: Low counts may be normal, more profound levels may be of concern. If that's the case, should see hematologist. Good luck!
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Explanation: No, it is not the same. Intrapulmonary lymph nodes are abnormal findings , but could be benign!! And accidental findings related old infection. You ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frances Dyro
53 years experience in Neurology
Lambert-Eaton : Lambert-eaton syndrome is a neuromuscular disorder associated with abnormal antibodies to what are called voltage gated calcium channels. These are ch ... Read More
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