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Suffering from breast cancer. Lungs Xray showed pleural thickening noted in apical lung. Meaning?

Hey , my mother was suffering from breast cancer ! She is doing good. Few months back we went to bangkok for her check up ! Today we again had a x ray of her lungs.. In the result , there is written minimal pleural thickening noted in the left apical lung. what does this mean ? Is it a bad sign ? Can u please suggest me ?
Asked On : Sat, 23 Mar 2013
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Usually apical pleuroparenchymal thickening is a sequelae to old healed tuberculosis. but since your mother had breast cancer which the second most common cancer after lung to spread to pleura, better go for a CT scan with pleural contrast to rule out metastasis
Answered: Wed, 27 Mar 2013
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