Hello guys , u r doing a great job here
Im 29 male smoker for 13 yrs
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
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 ..
How are you? The findings of the CT scan of the neck and chest were unremarkable. As mentioned from the other post, it is best that you discuss the results with your doctor for proper evaluation. Factors such as your medical history, symptoms as well as results of other diagnostic tests done are important considerations also. Take care and do keep us posted.
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