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Doctor insights on: Brnchovascular Markings

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Will the markings stay on me forever?

Will the markings stay on me forever?

Fade with time: Skin marks should be carefully preserved and not washed unless instructed to do so. These markings will fade over time but you will receive permanent tattoos that are small and freckle-like. These will not wash away. ...Read more

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I have increased brochovascular markings noted at the right upper zone. What does this mean?

I have increased brochovascular markings noted at the right upper zone. What does this mean?

Chest xray findings: This is a finding commonly described on a chest xray. It can occur with asthma or colds or bronchitis or a viral chest infection.

The person who ordered the xray will need to sort out whether it's meaningful or not. It's usually not dangerous at all. ...Read more

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White small round pill no imprint no marking what can it be?

Anything: Without markings, the pill could be anything and may be dangerous. Do not take the pill! ...Read more

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What does mild thickened central bronchial markings mean and what are the symptoms?

What does mild thickened central bronchial markings mean and what are the symptoms?

Swollen airways: This is what you see on an X-ray when there is swelling around the breathing tubes in the center of the chest. IT is usually caused by a chest cold. Less commonly, it is swelling from scarring or diseases of the lungs. ...Read more

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Is it ok for kids to wear watches with luminescent markings? I thought they were radioactive?

Is it ok for kids to wear watches with luminescent markings? I thought they were radioactive?

Yes, most are safe: Most children's watch dials now use phosphorescent paint, commonly called "glow-in-the-dark" paint, which emits visible light for a time after light exposure. It is used as an alternative to radio luminescent paint, which does emit small amounts of radiation. ...Read more

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Got bit by small spider. It bit my back a month ago and there is no red markings but it hurts in that area. What should I do?

Got bit by small spider. It bit my back a month ago and there is no red markings but it hurts in that area. What should I do?

Exam advisable: If you cannot see or feel the painful area, I advise you to have a physician examine the area if it's bothering you significantly. There could be a small hematoma (blood clot) under the skin left over from the bite. However there could be an irritated nerve also as an aftermath of the bite. Neither of these conditions would be considered serious, however. ...Read more

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Do hookworms leave small white trail marking (s), on skin?

Do hookworms leave small white trail marking (s), on skin?

Usually: It is usually more like wheals or hives. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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What does prominent interstitial markings bilaterally means?

What does prominent interstitial markings bilaterally means?

Chest X-ray?: I assume you mean on a chest x-ray? It can mean a lot of things, including old scarring, new infection or fluid overall. ...Read more

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What does "Chronically coarsened interstitial markings" mean?

What does "Chronically coarsened interstitial markings" mean?

Thickening: Of the lung interstitial tissues that is long-standing. There are enough potential causes to fill a textbook. Talk to your doctor about what it means for you. ...Read more

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Prominence Of Bilateral Perihilar Bronchovascular Markings is noted... please say what does this mean in common wods?

Prominence Of Bilateral Perihilar Bronchovascular Markings is noted... please say what does this mean in common wods?

X-RAY FINDINGS: The hilum is an area of the lung where the breathing tubes, blood vessels, & many lymph nodes all come together. Findings could represent acute infection like pneumonia, inflammation, malignancy, chronic conditions, or nothing at all. I would certainly follow up promptly with the person who ordered the x-ray for an explanation of possibilities in the context of your current medical history. ...Read more

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What does increased bilateral perihilar and paracardiac bronchovascular markings and right apears to be more affected mean?

What does increased bilateral perihilar and paracardiac bronchovascular markings and right apears to be more affected mean?

X-Ray finding: After taking an x-Ray of your chest and you don't say why the radiologist, who never saw you just your x-Ray, said he saw some non-specific stuff near the center of your chest. It doesn't mean you have pneumonia or Tb but follow up with your doc. ...Read more

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Does increased markings in my lungs mean I have cancer?

Does increased markings in my lungs mean I have cancer?

Probably not: Usually increased markings in the lungs are signs of a benign inflammatory or infectious process. If you are a smoker and concerned a chest ct scan would help. ...Read more

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Woke up with orange markings on my tongue, what could this be?

Woke up with orange markings on my tongue, what could this be?

Candy or foods: Usually the orange color is from candy or foods. Some antibiotics can cause an orange tongue. If it does not clear up, in a few days then you should see a doctor or oral surgeon. ...Read more

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Does microdermabrasion work to get rid of superficial skin markings?

Does microdermabrasion work to get rid of superficial skin markings?

Microdermabrasion: Microderm by nature only gets into the epidermis of the skin (and usually only a few microns deep). The primary effect is to give the skin a more healthy glow by deeply exfoliating the surface. Certain procedures combine microderm with facial treatments such as skin lighteners, antioxidants, acne therapy, hydration, etc. Over time these treatments may help to reduce skin markings. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Please I want to know how to avoid the strech marking during pregnancy?

Please I want to know how to avoid the strech marking during pregnancy?

Not able to answer,: Not able to answer as everyone is different.
Some people show stretch marks more than others. As tissues expand, stretch marks develop in some people.

Congratulations on your pregnancy. ...Read more

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It feels like there is a hole in one of my teeth, there is a brown marking on the surface. What is it?

It feels like there is a hole in one of my teeth, there is a brown marking on the surface. What is it?

Cavity: A hole in your tooth is most likely a cavity or perhaps a lost filling. This is something that needs treatment by a dentist, even if it is not bothering you ...Read more

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The bronco vascular markings apeear prominent with right hilar prominence what does it means is it curable? I m feeling pain in my chest.

The bronco vascular markings apeear prominent with right hilar prominence what does it means is it curable? I m feeling pain in my chest.

X-ray: You give a description of nonspecific findings on a chest X-ray. Your concerns are best discussed with your Doctor who has more information about you. ...Read more

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What is pulmonary interstitial markings?

What is pulmonary interstitial markings?

Lung markings: Hi HajjM, that is a very general term used to describe what is going on within the tissue of lung when seen on a chest xray. In the lung you have airbags (alveoli) and tissue (interstitium). The tissue has blood vessels, lymph vessels, and many cells that make up the framework of the lung. When seen on xray, it could mean several things. Talk with your doctor about the findings. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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What does thickening of interstitial lung markings mean?

What does thickening of interstitial lung markings mean?

On a CT usually: This refers to a finding seen on x-rays, more specifically ct scans of the chest. It can be seen on plain chest x-rays, but is less reliable. It refers to a more prominent appearance of the normally very slight, nearly invisible linear markings near the periphery of your lungs. It can be caused by many things. "fibrosis" or scarring is the most concerning, but by no means the only cause. ...Read more

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Red pimple like marking in pubic area. Painful and itchy?

Red pimple like marking in pubic area. Painful and itchy?

Folliculitis: What you're describing sounds like an infected hair follicle. This is very common, especially if you shave. Try warm compresses and an over the counter antibiotic ointment. If it fails to get better, you need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Can an X-ray show calcification or bronchovascular markings?

Can an X-ray show calcification or bronchovascular markings?

Sometimes: Calcifications are readily seen on chest radiograph particularly if several millimeters in diameter. Major bronchi can be seen. Smaller bronchi become evident when walls thicken secondary to coughing, viral infection, or smoking. Vascular markngs are normally seen because veins and arteries contain blood. Vascular markings can increase in infection, heart failure, and with congenital heart disease ...Read more

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What does coarse lung marking means? The lung fields are clear.

What does coarse lung marking means? The lung fields are clear.

Coarse markings: Is simply a technical radiologic term. It needs to be corelated with your clinical symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What to do if I have these pimples that leaves marking on my butt since I was young! What is it?

What to do if I have these pimples that leaves marking on my butt since I was young! What is it?

Look for allergy: If you have done everything to stay clean, washing regularly, changing underpants daily, reducing sweating as much as possible, this could be some type of allergic response to the fabric or detergent you use. Experiment by changing to cotton underpants and a non-allergenic detergent ...Read more

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Increased perihilar markings bilaterally r/t CHF... does this indicate pneumonia? What else could it indicate?

Increased perihilar markings bilaterally r/t CHF... does this indicate pneumonia? What else could it indicate?

CHF -: CHF stands for congestive heart failure, which indicates there is insufficient forward flow of blood throughout the circulatory system. On xray, fluid accumulation around the blood vessels show up from the pressure buildup. This is not an infection, unlike pneumonia. The concern for you is to identify why someone of your age would have CHF in the first place. See your doc asap to address this. ...Read more

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My x ray report shows prominent hila and broncho vascular marking. I have dry cough from last 3 week. Age 31 non smoker. Coughing more in AC.?

My x ray report shows prominent hila and broncho vascular marking. I have dry cough from last 3 week. Age 31 non smoker. Coughing more in AC.?

X-ray quality issue: Prominent hila and bronchovascular markings are often a sign of pulmonary edema, but this would be rare in an otherwise healthy young male. A low quality x-ray acquired front to back (AP) not back to front (PA) can artifactually accentuate some of the mediastinal finding. Further exam with your PCP will likely include pulmonary function tests (PFTs) and to check for signs of asthma. ...Read more

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Basically, I really want to lose my virginity but under my penis is a brown line marking the ureathra is this normal. I don’t want to scare my gf.

Basically, I really want to lose my virginity but under my penis is a brown line marking the ureathra is this normal. I don’t want to scare my gf.

Normal: What you described is normal.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more