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What does my x-ray report indicate?

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Posted on Thu, 28 May 2015
Question: Hi this is in reference to a 64 year old female . Her recent chest xray shows an incidental finding that states----a mild prominence in the region of the pancreatic head which is incompletely visualized.
Please advise. thanks
Mr XXXXXXX
New York
USA
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Answered by Dr. Klerida Shehu (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Immediate Ct-scan of abdomen for further evaluation

Detailed Answer:
Hi Mr XXXXXXX

I have gone through the xray report of this 64 years old female patient. If I was her caring doctor would advise to run ct-scan of abdomen immediately to evaluate and determine that finding in her pancreas.
It may be related with:
Inflamation
cystic lessoin
Pancreatic tumor
Let me know if you need further assistance!
Dr.Klerida
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Brief Answer: Immediate Ct-scan of abdomen for further evaluation Detailed Answer: Hi Mr XXXXXXX I have gone through the xray report of this 64 years old female patient. If I was her caring doctor would advise to run ct-scan of abdomen immediately to evaluate and determine that finding in her pancreas. It may be related with: Inflamation cystic lessoin Pancreatic tumor Let me know if you need further assistance! Dr.Klerida