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What is histoplasmosis?Does it affects lungs forming very small nodule, bcz of my lung nodule.Can it be seen in ct, ?

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Dr. Nestor Del rosario
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Yes, it can show as nodules in imagines.
Consult your doctor for diagnosis and treatment should it become necessary.

In brief: Yes

Yes, it can show as nodules in imagines.
Consult your doctor for diagnosis and treatment should it become necessary.
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
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In brief: Fungus

Histo is a very common fungus.
Histoplasmosis is the disease state, and includes in the lungs, liver, spleen with small and potential enlarging non cancerous nodules.These can be of a size to be seen on ct. Larger than 3 -5 mm. And are frequently multiple in an individual. Most are asymptomatic and found on x-rays and cts.

In brief: Fungus

Histo is a very common fungus.
Histoplasmosis is the disease state, and includes in the lungs, liver, spleen with small and potential enlarging non cancerous nodules.These can be of a size to be seen on ct. Larger than 3 -5 mm. And are frequently multiple in an individual. Most are asymptomatic and found on x-rays and cts.
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