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A 26-year-old member asked about a 28-year-old male:

what is the treatment of pleurodiaphragmatic adhesion left? he was never diagnosed to pneumonia or ptb. 3 months ago, he had an xray and the result is negative but right now he undergo xray and the result is pleurodiapragmatic adhesion left.

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Adhesion: Most adhesions are the harmless remnants of a prior infection like bronchopneumonia. Your physician should review the xray with the radiologist and ask for advice as to whether this finding is concerning, or whether additional studies like a chest ct scan, or referral to a pulmonologist would be advisable.

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