COVID-19 pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr MT Niknejad


Shortness of breath and cough

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Patchy subpleural and intraparenchymal opacities are seen at both lungs highly suggestive for COVID-19 pneumonia.

A little amount pleural effusion is present bilaterally. 

Post-operative changes are seen due to sternotomy and CABG

Case Discussion

This patient had positive RT-PCR testing for COVID-19 delta variant.

How to use cases

You can use Radiopaedia cases in a variety of ways to help you learn and teach.

Creating your own cases is easy.

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.