coughing due to a small mass seen by Ct Scan after Xray is what I'm dealing with now . I'm 45 years old x smoker with swollen lymph nodes in chest putting pressure on my windpipe dr appt is today & I'm very nervous about possible Biopsy or Surgery on the upper left lobe of left lung. There's a small bump in the genital area that the dr notiiced & beleivs that's the culprit Herpes let's hope he's correct bloodwork came back no HIV no Tuberculocess just waiting for the saliva test to come back this mrn wish me luck ...