A 36-year-old female asked:
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lung nodule found 11/2013 docs say it begnin & it is to small to biopsy. it had calcification no signs show its ca but still worried. severe anxiety?

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Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Lung nodule: If your nodule is less than 1cm especially less than 0.5 cm, has a regular border, it's solid and pop-corn like then no reason to worry, so another thing that your doctor could do if to repeat your imagining at 6-12 months base on your risk factors. Try to relax and repeat a CT scan around Novemebr or so if your nodule was 6-8 mm and you are non-smoker. If you are smoker repeat it now.
Answered on Mar 15, 2018
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Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
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Thanks for your thank you note, your risk becomes like non-smoker people after 10 years of quitting smoking. Good luck.
Jul 26, 2014

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