A 52-year-old male asked:
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paratracheal lymph node grown from 0.6cmx1cm to 0.8cmx1.35cm over 2 years. no suv uptake on pet. have fatigue, could this be lung cancer? lungs clear.

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt.: I would suggest that you see a Pulmonary specialist or schedule a virtual consult with uploaded imaging studies and reports. Slow growth and no increased uptake would be less consistent with malignancy. However other risk factors and symptoms should be considered.
Answered on Jan 28, 2018

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