miliary nodule


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miliary nodule

Small round density, 1 to 5 mm in diameter, as seen on the chest radiograph (e.g., in disseminated tuberculosis).
See also: nodule
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Sharma, "Miliary nodules on chest radiographs: a diagnostic dilemma," Lung India, vol.
Only 4 out of48 (8.3%) had miliary nodules and 2 out of 48 (4.1%) had centrilobular nodules.
In a study done by Hong et al (9), 24 patients studied demonstrated miliary nodules, which varied in size from 1-5 mm.