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aspergillosis lung mass

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
Hypersensitivity: Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (abpa) is a condition characterised by an exaggerated response of the immune system (a hypersensitivity respon ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Treatment indicated: ABPA or allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis is a reaction to fungus associated with a very elevated IgE level, characteristic radiographic finding ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
No: Lung aspergillosis is a serious infection of the lungs that is often seen in people with compromised local or general immunity. It can easily get spre ... Read More
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Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
26 years experience Pulmonology
No: None known. Anti fungals may be needed specially directed to aspergillosis. Or steroids and anti allergens .. Depending on the response shown by the l ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Depietro
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
No: Aspergillosis infects the lung when the immune system does not work well, or when the lung is damaged in some way, such as when there is a cavity or c ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: On deep breaths can be a symptom of aspergillosis if the pleura is involved.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
No: Recurrent pneumonia can cause chronic scarring in the lung, but pneumonia itself not known to cause cancer or lung mass.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cooke
22 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Yes: If it is irritating part of the airway, or lining (pleura) of the lung.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Ask pulmonologist: A lung mass is always of concern. Sometimes it can be determined to be benign simply by comparing xrays or CT scans over time. Often it must be biopsi ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satyanarayan Hegde
28 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Hilar mass: Hilar mass is usually due to swollen lymph glands in the chest cavity. There are several reasons for swollen glands such as infections, cancer and sar ... Read More
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