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    Old 05-01-2013, 10:33 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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