COVID-19: case 1

A. Borgheresi, A. Agostini, L. Ottaviani, C. Floridi, A. Giovagnoni

Dipartimento di Scienze Radiologiche – Scuola di Specializzazione in Radiologia

Università Politecnica delle Marche – Azienda Ospedali Riuniti – Torrette – Ancona

80-year-old male patient with fever and dyspnea. Nasal swab positive for SARS-CoV-2.


Multiple ground-glass opacities associated with reticulations in a “crazy-paving pattern” (clack circle) – particularly in the lower lobes.  Subpleural consolidation (black arrow).

In the coronal view, the peripheral distribution of the GGOs is seen (arrows)