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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Pleural effusions=: fluid within the pleural space surrounding the lungs. There are a numerous potential etiologies, best to talk to your doc about the results.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Old disease: The findings suggest old lung disease, e.g., healed infection. If you do not have respiratory symptoms, you may watch and wait.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Get clarification: Parenchymal only means "bulk of the substance" and in medical science of human anatomy, it only means "functional parts of an organ" thus, parenchyma ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
47 years experience Radiology
What Organ?: The term means that the expected uniformity of an organs' tissue texture has been degraded and the appearance has assumed a rather more coarse texture ... Read More
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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hosea Mcadoo
55 years experience Radiology
Descriptive term: Not specific to any one thing. Parenchyma is just the main part of an organ or tissue. Echogenicity refers to how many echoes are produced by a tiss ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
26 years experience Psychiatry
Kidney: Regular check up adequate water avoid motrin, lithium or meds that can damage kidneys.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney disease?: Your diagnosis of mild diffuse paenchymal disease (p) was made by a radiologist (r) looking at your renal ultrasound (u). The r's finding of p is a su ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Avanes
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Never hard of it: Heterogenous parenchymal disease of what organ?
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A male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Stone-like in glands: What you referred to are stones inside prostate glands which may happen to some men with a widely variable degree but fortunately bearing no clinical ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
47 years experience Radiology
Ultrasound: The term describes the sonographic characteristics of the kidney tissue. When the cortical echogenicity is increased the kidney looks brighter. This i ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Balcom
Specializes in Urology
Kidney Disease: "diffuse" means all over the kidney, "parenchymal" means the solid part of the kidney that filters the liquid waste products out of the blood, and "di ... Read More
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