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Lung nodule

02/23/2010

Question:

ct scan showed 1.3 nodule on lung went for another ct showed it grew to 1.7 doc says wait will redo ct in 3 months should i be worried

Answer:

Usually with a growing nodule, we would recommend evaluation by a pulmonary doctor or thoracic surgeon. I hope this helps.

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Response by:

Sandra L Starnes, MD Sandra L Starnes, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati