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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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