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Is a paratracheal lymph node that has increased in short axis from 7mm to 9 mm in 2 years worrying? Is it worth monitoring, worried about lung cancer.

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: Worth watching

not worth worrying .
..if your physician is concerned he/she will order advanced imaging eg: CAT scan with Contrast of your lungs/mediastinum! Hope this is helpful Dr Z

In brief: Worth watching

not worth worrying .
..if your physician is concerned he/she will order advanced imaging eg: CAT scan with Contrast of your lungs/mediastinum! Hope this is helpful Dr Z
Dr. Richard Zimon
Dr. Richard Zimon
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Dr. Richard Zimon
YES get scanned again 6 months BUT NOT TO WORRY!
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