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Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Mom`s CT Results
Could you please tell me what " spiculated plueral parenchymal opacity " is. Thank you very much please make it in easy terms to understand.
It basically means a spot at the surface of the lung. Spiculated means that the spot has little tentacles that radiate from the spot.
Sandra L Starnes, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati