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What is heterogeneous opacities in lungs

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Persistent linear opacities in base of lung and subsegmental atelectasis. Do I have lung cancer?

what does persistent linear opacities in both lung bases. bilateral basal linear opacities compatible with persistent scarring or subsegmental atelectasis . does this mean i have lung cancer ...
 

What causes heaviness in lungs with pain in lungs and ribs?

I am currently facing heaviness in lungs with with some sour pain in lungs ribs. I also feel as if some air is trapped in my lungs. I also feel some pinching pain in the chest. There is also a problem ...
 

What is vasculitis of the lungs?

what is vasculitis of the lungs? ...
 

What causes fluid in lungs?

When XXXXXXX was in hospital lung Dr. wanted to surgically take a sample of fluid. I looked it up and found surgery to be unwarranted as his breathing wasn t inhibited nor did he have an infection. His body ...
 

How to improve lung function?

HOW TO IMPROVE LUNG FUNCTION? HURBS TO INCREASE LUNG FUNCTION? WHAT ABOUT PLEURSY ROOT, BLOOD ROOT, ECHINACEA? ...
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Carcinoma lung.

my uncle has been diagnosed for lung cancer stage 4 yesterday. what is the treatment and survival % he is 65 years old man and need you sugestion for doctor ...
 

Report shows nodular opacities in the lungs, pleural thickening, herniation of left lung. Solution?

and middle lobes with evidence of traction bronchiectasis and associated volume loss. 2. nodular opacities ... sided pleural thickening 4. compensatory hyperinflation and herniation of the left lung... plz suggest ...
 

How can lung opacity be best treated ?

fsmily friend had bad cold, turned bad now diagnosed with serious opacity. is this treatable and if so what has been the treatments that showed most promise? non-smoker & social drinker ...
 

Diagnosed with bilateral pneumonia, multifocal infection, fluids in lung. What is the meaning of atelectasis and atypicals?

worsening/development of bilateral heterogeneous opacities, worse within the the right middle lobe, possibly atelectasis but worrisome for multifocal infection, including atypicals. and I also have fluid around my lungs ...
 

lung opacity in smoker, What percentage of these opacities are problematic ?

/oval opacities in his left lung and should get a ct scan . He is 50 and has smoked since he was 16 years old. He .... The ct scan will be next week. What percentage of these opacities are problematic ? I am very nervous ...
 

Had CT scan of lungs showing sub-centimeter triangular opacities in the posterior lower lungs. Advice?

Hello! My mom recently had a CT scan of her lungs, and the scans showed that there are subcentimeter triangular opacites in the posterior lower lungs of her lobes. Then report says they are non ...
 

X-ray shows hyperexpanded lungs with possible obstructive pulmonary disease, biabical opacities, nodule in right lung. Explain

my x-ray shows hyperexpanded lungs possibly indicating Obstructive pulmonary disease, suspected left pleural effusion or thickening. Biabical opacities, likely parenchymal scarring related previous ...
 

Poorly defined in homogeneous opacity of lungs, what does it mean ?

I am a male of 64 years old and have been reported with: Lungs- poorly defined inhhomogeneous opacity is noted in the left lower zone followe by left sided consolidation in the impression section ...
 

Reduction in lung field, homogeneous opacity. Appropriate drug?

There is a reduction in the left lung field where a fairly homogenous opacity with background ... emphYsema of the right lung with evidence of reticular changes in the upper zone is noted. Crowding ...
 

Nodules in both lungs growing. History of lung cancer in family, smoker. Suggested waiting for a year for scan. Suggest

think is a good idear. I have a family history of lung cancer and i have smoked for 25 years, what do I ...I need help... I had a nodule in both lungs one was4mm and the other was3mm over 2 years they have ...
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