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A member asked:

I had a ct scan recently and it stated that i had a thin walled air filled incidental cyst in the lower left lobe of my lower chest. there is a mild a?

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Dr. John Weaver
Radiology 30 years experience
Don't worry: these benign cysts vary rarely cause any problems. They rarely can get infected, and if they are located near the chest wall and rupture they can cause a small pneumothorax.

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Last updated Dec 16, 2016

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