Some times calcified granulomas are also seen in post tubercular resolved state of the past in which the TB may or may not have been diagnosed or you never had any specific symptoms of TB and it got resolved on its own. Get a TB immunological test done by Serum(blood sample extract) TB IgG and IgM.
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mine is a old history of left peritiel calcified granuloma i had been suffering at the age of 17 years now i am 38 Now again it had started very severe pain. there is a lot of pain at te backside of the brain and vomitings and the duration is 10 to 15 minutes. The doctor says that i have to take the maedicines life long. PLEASE ADVISE.
hi doctor , my husband is diagnsed as ?cacified granuloma( tiny calcified subpleural nodules in right upperhemithorax posteriorly and right mid hemithorax laterally) by mri scan of chest.what is the treatment of this? he can be medically fit to go abroad for his carrier?kindly give me a complete answer
i am jeannette,i diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism in my right lung(last lobe )6years ago.i was put on wafarin for 2yrs.7 months ago because of an accuit pain i was having in my chest, ,a CT scan was done and the result show a calcified granuloma.what can i do to disolve the granuloma?
my self having lymphonite on right side of neck diagonsed with tb on att from last 52 days plus streptomycin 1 mg Fnac done twice to check senstivity now advised surgery as lymphonite is red in colour and its swelling what and from where to get it done
Sir, My mother is having tuberculosis and is on ATT for last 3 months. SHe took PZA for 2 months and she just stopped ethanbutol 2 days ago after taking it for 3 months. She continues taking R Cinex empty stomach. Well, she had mild fever in evenings since 2 months from correct diagnosis (mar end) and was diagnosed of TB on May 17. She had false cross results fr widal and hence was on Toxim O for 2 weeks and them changed medicine for another 2 weeks in April before we got alrmed that fever of grade 99+ still persists withs ame pattern. Post her plueral effusion on May 17, her fever subsided for 2 days and tehn rose to persistent 100- (99.6-99.8) and with ATT came back to her previous igures of 99+ (99.1-99.3). It has happened for last two weeks that her fever went away sometimes but it returns now rarely crosses 99.5. I must say fever has broken its stuborn pattern but still after 3 months of medicine, she has not out of it completely. Question: 1. Is this normal ? Add info: Her ECR was 60+ at teh tiem of diagnosis which ahs dropped to (5-6) . Her recent chest X-ray is normal.She did stop enthanbutol as advised by her doc last month and we are due next visit next week. 2. She had border line Fasting suger which have raised to 117. Is thsi side-effect fo R Cnex? As she mistakenly got tested for fasting after she took R Cnex assuming it has no effect and her sugar came out to be 135 and PP at 138. I repated the test as the range was too less, it was 117 next day comapred to 111 prior to having TB.
My mom is about 70 yrs. since past 3 - 4 years occasionally blood used to come from her mouth. Recently she consulted a doctor who advised x-ray, blood test etc. After diagnostics doctors say it is NOT a TB symptom. But doc does not say why blood comes from mouth. Doc says some abnormality in stomach as old cough is accumulated. We are not clear in understanding. What should we do?
hi my friend had tuberculosis last year he was in hospital for 3 months he got over but this year he started getting some chest pain he did a scan on his chest they said he has some kind of bumps on his lungs & kidney has this every happen to any of your patients & how did u deal with it
Hi, Initially I had some right sided chest pain which I suspected was related to GERD and wanted to investigate further without doing a gastroscopy. I was advised for a CT and the report result reads: There is a cluster of ill-defined nodules in...
I am having cough and cold since many days. The cough has subsided a bit now, but since past 3 days the snot from one of the nasals is mixed with blood. The other nostril snot is pale yellow colour and normal. Is there cause to be concerned or it...