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Tupelo, MS
A 46-year-old female asked:

Had a ct abd/pelvis w iv/contrast, findings;4.6mm pulmonary nodule in right lower lobe wout mineralization.diff diag inc benign & malignant etiologies ?

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Dr. Mark Soberman
Surgery - Thoracic 39 years experience
CT SURVEILLANCE: Accp guidelines recommend 2 years of low dose ct surveillance. Repeat ct 3 months x 2 then 6 months x 3 for a total of 2 years. Probably nothing.
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