COVID 19 Pneumonia
Patient presented with a cough and pyrexia. Recent history of travel to the Caribbean. PMH: AF and prostate cancer
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Bilateral peripheral areas of air space opacification in the mid to lower zones. Appearances represent classical features of mild COVID-19 pneumonia.
Incidental note is made of Chilaiditi sign.
Elderly patient with a recent travel history deemed high risk for COVID-19 pneumonia following clinical presentation.
Findings confirmed with viral swabs for SARS-CoV2 RNA with positive RT-PCR.
Appearances are considered 'typical' for COVID-19 with no further indication for CT diagnosis when confirmed with viral PCR.
Patient was appropriately isolated and subsequently discharged following an uncomplicated recovery.