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does she smoke?
is this her first CT scan before? old CT scans are good to look for these findings before if she had a prior scan.
subpleural nodules can be scar tissue and benign
multiple bud in tree nodules can be a sign of fungal infection like aspergillosis in the lungs. she might need a bronchoscopy or biopsy of that area and culture to check for fungal infection of the lungs.
thanks for the report. her radiologist thinks she could have TB infection of her lungs.
she needs skin or blood testing to check for TB infection and treatment if she does have TB.
what country does she live in?
has she had testing to check for TB?