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Pulmonary embolism on ct scan

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

how serious are pulmonary embolisms? I found out a week ago, quite by accident during a CT scan , that I had them. I am now on Coumadin , and today my levels reached 2.7. How long will I have to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

-ray help? 4. Can the CT scan have missed a possible small Pulmonary Embolism in the lungs? 5. No one ... used before going for a CT scan to rule out PE? 7. Why do i breath... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Hi I am a 34 year old female who recently suffered a pulmonary embolism . Currently experiencing ... should get a ct scan to check for blood clots or lung cancer . I don't have shortness of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

i woke up on saturday from a nap and when i took a large breath intake, i felt pain. it has continued since then. my doctor sent me to have a ct scan to rule out pulminary embolism and this morning i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

Hi Doctor, My mother was operated for CA Breast 3months back and is now undergoing Chemo.During the recent Breast CT they found out that shes devoloped Pulmonary embolism for which the Doctor prescribed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)

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Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

, and D-Dimer of 498. My doc wants a lung CT scan to look for embolisms, but this shortness of breath has ... Ray consistent with emphysema). No cough or other problems Is this CT scan... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

have coughed up blood - referred to hospital with suspected pulmonary embolism - d- dimer was neg so scheduled ct scan was cancelled discharged with diagnosis mucosal gastritis (dec 2011)... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Lusinda Dushi MD

I was diagnosed with pulmonary embolism with unknown cause. Apparently during the ct scan it was noticed that one was forming on my left side/artery near the pelvic area. Ultrasounds and blood... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lusinda Dushi ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Kartik Sood MD

I was just diagnosed with pulmonary embolism. I had a CT of chest with contrast and the radiology ... goes away. Why do I get this pain in my chest and shortness of breath. Does my diagnosis in the CT... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kartik Sood ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Madhuri N Bagde MD

but they said I needed the ct scan to see if I had a pulmonary embolism ...I am 6 weeks pregnant and had an x ray 2 days ago and had another one yesterday and a ct scan ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Madhuri N Bagde ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Haseena Hamdani MD

Hi, welcome to Health care Magic, The best treatment for anlagesia due to pulmonary embolism is to use anti coagulant. This is an emergency condition. Patient should be treated in Hospital. Pain is usually...

Dr.   Richa Agarwal MD

Hi, It can be due to pulmonary embolism. Regards

Dr. Alokkalyani MD

Hi it means that your pulmonary embolism may be due to positive phospholipid test