Izzo Andrea, D’Aversa Lucia, Cerimoniale Giuseppe, Mazzella Giuseppe, Pergoli Pericle, Faiola Eugenio Leone, Di Pastena Francesca
U.O.C. Diagnostica per immagini – Ospedale “Dono Svizzero” Formia DEA I livello– Asl Latina
69-year-old female patient presented to the ED with for 7 days, not responding to antibiotics. No prior medical history. T: 36.5°C measured at the ED. pO2: 96%.
Portable chest film (performed in a tent set up outside the ED):
Slight interstitial markings with ill-defined consolidations at the bases.
The RT-PCR test on nasopharyngeal swab turned positive.
The patient recovered; a CT was performed 3 days after the hospitalization.
Multiple ground-glass opacities with predominant subpleural distribution associated with areas of “crazy-paving” pattern.