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What does this CT scan report indicate?

I have shortness of breath back pain that came upon me suddenly. had a ct scan shows

Left lung Granaloma

right lung subpleural atelectasis in lower part of lung

also with left adrenal thickening.

had a lung function test that I failed and showed no asthma.. sending

me to lung dr. dr said not serious enough to put me in the hospital.

he mentioned asbestos exposure? concerned about it could be something serious breathing not getting better. could this be cancer ?
Tue, 18 Apr 2017
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Pulmonologist 's  Response
Hi

I am sorry for your situation

Asbestosis sometimes after 20 years can turn in cancer itself.

You should be in close contact with the pulmonologist and do not smoke

Wishes

Dr.Jolanda
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What does this CT scan report indicate?

Hi I am sorry for your situation Asbestosis sometimes after 20 years can turn in cancer itself. You should be in close contact with the pulmonologist and do not smoke Wishes Dr.Jolanda