A member 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 answered

Specializes in Radiology

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.

Answered 3/27/2018



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