A 24-year-old female asked:
It's about the results of my chest xray chest (pa) suspicious densities are seen innthe left upper lobe. heart is not enlarged rest of the chess structures are unremarkable impression; deffered remarks; suggest apicolordotic view for further eva?
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Dr. James Fergusonanswered
Pediatrics 48 years experience
The wording indicated evidence of abnormal findings in the left upper lung and requests a different x-ray to study that area, The location suggests infection by tuberculosis. X-ray findings there do not reveal the true nature of the cause or if the infection is contagious.
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Answered Nov 18, 2022
Last updated Nov 18, 2022
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