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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Nothing important: When an X-ray is submitted for a professional review by the radiologist we expect them to say something. This is as close to nothing as there can be. ... Read More

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Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
X-RAY FINDINGS: The hilum is an area of the lung where the breathing tubes, blood vessels, & many lymph nodes all come together. Findings could represent acute i ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience in Interventional Radiology
This series: Of findings suggests heart failure or fluid in lungs called pulmonary edema. Both of these are serious and you may be short of breath. Sometimes lungs ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Prefer
37 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not the forum: Not enough info, that said, sounds like you should follow up w/the doc who ordered all these tests. Good Luck
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Ask the doctor: who ordered the study. Without any more history or symptoms no one could properly interpret this finding. The doctor who ordered the study should be ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
If you have: previous chest X-rays to compare, that would be helpful in making the determination between mild pleural thickening(scarring) or effusion(fluid). The ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Atif Haque
17 years experience in Neurosurgery
Brain wrinkles: "sulci" refer to the the "wrinkles" on the surface of your brain. Being more prominent likely means that the brain is more atrophic/aged than usual.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Hammer
50 years experience in Pulmonology
May be old: sounds like old TB or other past infection. If no symptoms don't worry
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Old infection: Without visualizing the chest x ray- i think this is most likely scaring from old infection( pneumonia, bronchitis) a ct scan of the chest may add ad ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience in Cardiology
Smoker?: Are you a smoker? The xray shows evidence of chronic bronchial irritation and inflammation commonly seen with a smoker.
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I would suggest a chest CT scan to better define the underlying problem. A pulmonary function test including DLCO should be part of your evaluation. D ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lali Sekhon
31 years experience in Neurosurgery
Brain rot: It sounds like a focal age related change.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possible pneumonia: The xray findings you describe are a radioogist's way of saying it's not certain, but its possible there is a small area of pneumonitis (pneumonia) on ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience in Neurosurgery
Cortical Sulci: The description are likely just aging changes in the brain, nothing alarming at his point.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
May not be: The only concern would be if this a thymoma. This is something to evaluate by your physician. It can be associated with other medical problems and ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
MRI Result: This as with all tests should be evaluated by the ordering physician who has the patients history, exam findings and reasons for ordering the study in ... Read More
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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
Need testing: As good as CT scam to diagnose lung problem it is not specific for TB if you are concern about that you could be tested specifically for the see your ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience in Radiology
Subtile finding: Normal bronchial walls are hard to see on a chest x ray (arrows in pic). If they are thickened one can see them a little more. Even so, it is a tough ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
May be old infection: The apical densities may be old infections. The hyperaeraeration can be lung disease but your best bet is a to see a lung specialist. this may be n ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
CT findings: Nonspecific findings of lung injury. Usually not a big deal. Check with your lung doc.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience in Neurology
"Normal"?: I assume you're reading from a brain CT or MRI report. You didn't just wander into an imaging center & make an impulse purchase. Right? Your Dr or ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Multiple sclerosis : You most likely have demylenating disorder like multiple sclerosis
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. David Prologo
19 years experience in Interventional Radiology
Poor inspiration: Probably related to a poor inspiratory effort when the radiograph was taken. Often times if people are in pain or are obese they cannot take a big bre ... Read More
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