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 ...
worsening/development of bilateral heterogeneousopacities, worse within the the right middle lobe, possibly atelectasis but worrisome for multifocal infection, including atypicals. and I also have fluid around my lungs ...
/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 ...
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 ...
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells divide without control and are able to invade other tissues. Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body through the blood and lymph systems.
The body cells grow and divide in a controlled way to produce more cells.When the DNA of these cells is damaged they can divide in uncontrolled way
Lung cancer is when this process happen in lungs.
what are the causes of diminished left lung ?
if i understood correctly the causes can be longstanding infections, foreign bodies, carcinomas, tuberculosis. etc
hello sir what is lung cancer
Thanks for your query.
Sometimes due to some DNA damage the lung cells divide and grow uncontrollably, forming malignant tumors, which may invade nearby parts. This is lung cancer.