Digestive Disorders / Gastroenterology Expert Forum
Abdominal Pain - Liver spots
About This Forum:

This is a place to ask questions about digestive problems and receive a personal answer from a highly qualified doctor. You will also find support from other members who share your interest in digestive disorders. Digestive Disorders include: Anal and Rectal problems, Barrett’s Esophagus, Bleeding in the Stomach and Digestive Tract, Constipation, Crohn’s Disease, Gastritis, GERD, Heartburn, Proctitis, Short Bowel Syndrome, Ulcers, Whipple’s Disease, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome (and many more).

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Blank Blank

Abdominal Pain - Liver spots

I am a 49yo, 212lb, 6
Related Discussions
233190 tn?1278553401
Difficult to say without evaluation.  "Spots" can correspond to cancer, cysts, benign lesions, or infection.  

Under the radiologist's impression should be a list of possibilities that the radiologist think may be the case.  If there was suspicion for cancer, more urgent testing would have been recommended.  

The fact that only a follow-up CT scan was recommended suggests a more benign lesion.  

You may want to discuss the possibilities with your personal physician, or obtain a copy of the CT scan results and bring it to another physician for a second opinion.

Followup with your personal physician is essential.

This answer is not intended as and does not substitute for medical advice - the information presented is for patient education only. Please see your personal physician for further evaluation of your individual case.

Kevin, M.D.
http://www.straightfromthedoc.com
0 Comments
Blank
Avatar n tn
A related discussion, spots on liver was started.
Continue discussion Blank
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank