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Linear Streak Density At The Riht Mid Lung
See below: That would be tough to answer without seeing the image and knowing your history. ...Read more
Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more
Lung Densities: You need to discuss this with the ordering/examining doctor as they have your history, your results and have done an exam. They are in the best position to explain things and give you advice. ...Read more
What does suspicious densities is seen in the right upper lobe and left mid lung means? Is it seious or not? Pls answer.
I assume: You are referring to a chest xray? "Suspicous densities" is not very specific, but it sounds like you have abnormal findings (e.g. mass, nodule, infiltrate, scarring) that might require further evaluation with a CT scan or other tests. Talk to your doc about what the results mean. No way to tell based on limited info how serious it might be. Take care. ...Read more
Nothing serious: Most likely you have a spot on your chest x Ray or your Ct scan and they diagnosed the spot as a benign granule a apparently it is small and it is calcified unless you are smoker do not worry if you are smoker make sure your doctor keep the eye on your lungs and follow with chest x Ray ...Read more
Consider: Visiting a chiropractor. There you will receive x-rays of your back, and treatment. They will refer you to a medical doctor if you require medication or further work up beyond an mri. And they are relatively inexpensive compared to the medical community. You can walk in bent, and walk out straight. Ya, that's what I would do. ...Read more
Pleural bassed nodule at posterior aspect os mid cephalad right lower lobe of lung 7 x 4 mm. Also linear atelectasis within right midlung. Age 73?
Follow up of nodule: The linear atelectasis is nothing to worry about. The pleural based nodule sounds like a potentially benign nodule. Surveillance of a nodule of this size, however, is frequently recommended, particularly if you have a smoking history. Please sure to talk to your doctor for the appropriate steps. ...Read more
In lungs xray after brinchoscopy my lungs are rotated, mid expiratory film, unfolding of aoritic arch is presend my age is 50 pls advice?
Smoked for about 15 yrs, but smoke free for 1.5 yrs Iam34 recently getting dry cough and some mid chest tightness comes and goes is this a lung problm?
Depends on cause: Without knowing the cause of the calcific lesions and adenopathy it is impossible to predict whether therapy is even necessary to say nothing about whether it would be effective. Good luck - go discuss this with the pulmonary specialist seeing you. ...Read more
What is a layman's description of small cell stage 4 lung cancer and Survival rate of patient agreed mid 30's?
Sinuses clogged been coughing a lot with chest congestion. Feel slightly better today, but mid back/lungs hurt not sure which.
Pulmonary: Insufficient information to provide an an answer;try Health Tap Concierge or go see a local Dr ...Read more
I had severe lung TB, took my course for 6 months. My X-RAY report shows Fibrotic Koch's lesions in both upper/mid zones. Danger? Treatment?
Yes....: Need to FU with treating doctor to determine cur vs continued disease process. ...Read more
I'm 2 weeks post cholecystectomy and I have increased urine output and sharp pain in left mid back (lungs) when I take deep breath or yawn.?
See the doctor: You need to go back to the surgeon or your doctor for examination ...Read more
My X-ray shows a thickened pleura in the mid-lower area of my right lung due to ptb. Does it cause pain due to pressure on the lung during exertion?
Pleural thickening: Most of the time does not cause pain, although there are patients who complain of it. We can't predict who do. It may be that it can limit the expansion of your lung but the extent again is individualized. ...Read more
What is left hyperbole in renal area and possibility of being a cancer have lesion right upper lobe lung have had right mid lobectomy.
Here are some. ..: You should get in touch with your treating Doc to discuss the details of your concerns so to best benefit from medical care in considering the clinical complexity & severity of your illnesses. Online guessing & inquiring is definitely not sufficient to address what in mind through a 400-letter space. So, collect the onset, degree, duration, & progress of all your Sx and bring those to your Doc... ...Read more
Potential causes to chest pain jn the low mid area-2-4min of waves of pain, on and off thru day - heart and lung exams came clean at urgent care.?
Is there a cure for left mid lung calcification/ lymph node? Is there someway it can be healed? Maybe a certain type of food or drinks to clear it?
Depends: A calcified node is not a disease, it is a radiologic finding resulting from a wide variety of situations and events. Often represents scar tissue and as such it never goes away but it may be due to an active disease. The doctor who ordered the test needs to go over the implications of this finding with you. Best to you. ...Read more
Sharp pain in my upper mid back in between my spine and right scapula. Nagging deep cough for a week feel congestion in lower rt lung when I cough?
I have mid back lung cramping. Some mild pain when inhaleing and exhaling. With dry non productive cough.
My wife xray result is non -specific pulmonary calcification, left mid lung. What does it mean? Thank you.
Scars: This is the way they say 'scar' they cannot define how or when it happened, thus 'non-specific'. But it is a scar. ...Read more
Hello I am a 28 year old female with a history of smoking for 7 years I am having terrible upper mid back pain now for a month... Lung cancer?
I had tuberculosis previously. But I currently have a thickened lung lining at the mid to lower area of my right lung, is that a pleural plaque?
Pleural: Plaques are localized areas of pleural thickening. When we say pleural thickening, it is more diffuse and does cause more symptoms of restriction in breathing. Yours is probably more considered pleural thickening as the area involved is larger than would a small localized area of a pleural plaque. ...Read more
What are the chances that mid-back pain when you sit and move certain ways is lung cancer? Or does Cancer cause dull constant pain, not just when sit?
Very, very low: Dx of lung cancer is rarely if ever based on a back pain presentation. Stop worrying yourself about that. Do consider an exam to determine the problem - but expect it to be muscular or weight related. Whatever it is, try to follow tx recommendations. If you smoke - cut down or quit and ask the Dr for ways to evaluate your lung health. It's a good way to start the New Year - living healthily! . ...Read more
No: Probably it could be muscle or spaine, see your doctor to have evaluation and CT. ...Read more
Had chest xray a mild perihilar patch consolidation found on mid left lung. Now supraclavicular node swollen left side and more wheezy. Is itcancer?
Severe muscle pain in my mid back on both sides. When I went flat on my back the tightness from both of my spine into ribs expelling air from lungs.?
Muscle spasm: Perhaps the large muscles of the back went into spasm. Since they are painful it may have caused you to exhale harder than usual. See a doctor for exam and treatment. Pain is not necessary to endure. ...Read more
I am having back and chest pain, two xrays showed nodule on mid left lung, having CT wed. Could also have opacified sinus sphenoid? Pneumonia?
Pneumonia unlikely: If only back/chest pain symptoms, pneumonia unlikely--expect cough, phlegm, fever, malaise. Chest pain on deep breathing may indicate pleurisy, probably viral in origin. Opacified sinus probably related to nasal mucosal irritation from smoking. Agree with planned eval of nodule. Look for other causes of back and chest pain--new exercise? New position in work? ...Read more
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- Linear density lung
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- Hazy and linear right upper lung
- What is short fibro linear density superimposed at the first right anterior rib?
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