COVID-19 pneumonia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Fever and cough.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

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

CT

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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