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CT scan for different resolved issue showed Calcified right hilar lymph nodes. Mild bibasilar dependant atelectasis. Should I be concerned?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine

In brief: Unlikely

Atelecasis is a common finding.
Your lungs get atelectatic simply not taking a deep breath. People get atelectasis commonly after surgery when they have been laying down . Usually resolves with deep breaths. Calicified right hilar lymphnode should be followed with xray.

In brief: Unlikely

Atelecasis is a common finding.
Your lungs get atelectatic simply not taking a deep breath. People get atelectasis commonly after surgery when they have been laying down . Usually resolves with deep breaths. Calicified right hilar lymphnode should be followed with xray.
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