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A 29-year-old male asked:

Chest x-ray showed some widening of right superior mediastrinal. dr asked for ct for further assessment. should i wait or get ct done! worried?

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Dr. Paul Velt
Diagnostic Radiology 42 years experience
Don't wait: A wide mediastinum can be due to any number of things with include but not limited to thyroid thymus and lymph nodes. You do want to know what's going on.

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Last updated May 7, 2014

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