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Old 05-01-2013, 11:35 PM   #1
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ct scan on neck and chest !

Hi guys , u do a great job here , im 29 m smoker I had a ct scan on my neck and chest yesterday and got the result today , i really cant understand whats written on the report well !! Is it cancer please help me understand it , thanks 
1 : neck findings - 
At the site of the marker applied at the left aspect of the neck revealed no underlying patholoogical swellings . 
A: Normal ct appearance of both valeculae , pyriform fossae and aryepigolottic folds. Patent nasopharyngeal and oro-pharyngeal air column. 
B: No abnormal soft tissue masses seen. 
C: Few bilateral deep cervical as well as bilateral submandibuler lymph nodes are noted , the largest seen at the right submandibular region measuring 15mm. 
D: Normal ct appearance of the parotid and submandibular salivary glands. 
E: Normal appearance of the thyroid gland. 
F: Normal appearancw or the carotid sheath and its contents. 
Opinion : unremarkable CT study of the neck. 
Im concerned about point ( C ) 

Heres my CT chest scan report : 
2: chest finding : 
A: clear both lungs fields and costo-diaphragmatic recesses , no pulmonary masses , nodules , cavitation or bronchiectatic changes seen . 
B: no pleural or pericardial sac collection. 
C: few small retrocaval and pervascular lymph nodes are noted , however no CT evidence of pathologically enlarged hilar or mediastinal lymph nodes . 
D: normal CT appearance of the heart and great vessels. 
E: CT sections of the upper abdomen are unremarkable 
Opinion : Unremarkable CT study of the chest . 
Im concerned about point ( C ) as well 
What do u think guys ?! Do i have serious issues ?! Please help me .. Thanks

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