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A 48-year-old female asked:

An er visit and ct noted an 8mm sub pleural nodule on low/right lung. said to retake ct in 3 mos. should i see a pulmonologist sooner? or wait?

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Dr. Ken Levin
Radiology 45 years experience
Wait: That nodule is too small to characterize. Following up according to guidelines is probably what the pulmonologist will tell you. Other, considerations include family history and your personal smoking history.
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