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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This would also mean that increase in miliary nodules leads to increasing restriction of pulmonary functions.
15) The incidence of mediastinal lymphadenopathy (16%) and miliary nodules (3%) was similar to the abovementioned studies.
of Patients Centrilobular nodules 91 Tree- in- bud opacities 92 Bronchial wall thickening 71 Cavities 48 Bronchiectasis 34 Miliary nodules 03 Fibrosis 38 Collapse 02 Mediastinal and hilar lymphadenopathy 16 Pleural effusion 42 Pleural thickening 23 Pneumothorax 04 Pneumomediastinum 00 Calcified granuloma 12 Emphysematous changes 11 Normal 00