Cristina Veirana, Alessandro Gastaldo
UOC Radiologia, Ospedale San Paolo, Savona, Direttore dott. Alessandro Gastaldo
79-years-old patient, with cough and fever since February 29; the patient was hospitalized for pneumonia on March 1.
Medical history: DM, cardiopathy. Potential risk for SARS-CoV-2 exposure (travel by bus from Venice – high-risk area – on February 16).
Chest Radiography: slight interstitial marking at the left base.
On March 3, a CT was performed for clinical worsening:
Bilateral interstitial pneumonia.
The patient was intubated and transferred to the infectious disease department.
The patient died on March 4.