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A 72-year-old male asked:

Lung fields are clear. blunting of the right costophrenic angle. - right basal pleural thickening. is it serious?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Hard to: Say for sure . Have not has the plywood examining your lungs or know your history or how you feel . Has CT been ordered ? Hope you are ok
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Dr. Bradford Romans
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Internal Medicine 38 years experience
This could be an : old finding.A comparison to your last chest x-ray may be helpful.Follow-up with the ordering physician will help guide you as what to do next.
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Last updated Jun 26, 2019

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