COVID-19 pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Kenan Cetinoglu

Presentation

Fever and cough for a few days.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male
CT

Axial CT shows multilobar ground-glass opacities with peripheral and mid to basal lobe predominance. Airspace consolidation in the left lower lobe. 

No significant mediastinal lymphadenopathy.

Incidental pleural nodular calcific plaques.

Previous coronary bypass surgery.

Case Discussion

The RT-PCR COVID-19 test was positive. This patient was considered to have COVID-19 pneumonia.

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