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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Suggest treatment for calcific opacity of lungs

Hello sir. . I want to know about calcific opacity. Recently i do a x-ray of chest and found that I have a calcific opacity in my chest. I am shocked because I am non regular smoking. I smoke oftenly. I am healthy also. I want to know what affect cause with calcific opacity and what is the solution of this diseases. Please help and I am just 23 years old.
Tue, 1 Mar 2016
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Get evaluated for lymph node, cancer. You may need Bronchoscopic evaluation and biopsy to confirm. Cancer can occur even without smoking.
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