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Old Granulomatous Disease
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Old Granulomatous Disease

my dad had a tc scan and it says that he has this and i want to know the treatment for this problem and all the details on this.
thank you
breanna
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The term, "old granulomatous disease" is based on x-ray findings that show scarring, characteristic of past infection with any of a number of fungi or tuberculosis.  The implication is that whatever infection caused this scarring, is currently inactive and that no treatment or further testing is required.  A full interpretation would require knowledge of the reasons why the CT scan was performed and you should discuss that with the ordering doctor.
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