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A 51-year-old female asked:

Lung ct. several pleural tags bilateral upper lobes. 7mm nodule peripheral right lower lobe. what are causes for pleural tags not related to nodule?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Mgt: Pleural tags may be caused by a number of conditions related to infection, inflammation and scarring. If you have risk factors for lung cancer please have an appointment with a Pulmonologist.
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