COVID-19 pneumonia

Case contributed by Mohammadtaghi Niknejad
Diagnosis certain


Fever and cough.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

Patchy ill defined subpleural opacities are seen particularly at mid zone of right lung.


Bilateral subpleural illdefined ground glass opacities are seen more prominent at upper lobes. Subpleural ill-defined consolidations are noted at posterior segment of right upper lobe. In addition, partial collapse is noted at left lingular segment. There are also a few atelectatic bands at lung bases.

Case Discussion

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

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