Alessandro Rosa – Giuliano Gagliardi
DIAGNOSTICA PER IMMAGINI AORN MOSCATI AVELLINO
61-years-old male, transferred from another hospital. Onset of symptoms (arthralgia, asthenia) on February 27, 2020. Dyspnea and fever (38.5°) since March 2. Venturi mask with reservoir of 15l e pO2 85%, reaching 98% after positioning Venturi at 60% and 15 l.
Subpleural consolidations in the lower lobes, especially in the apical segments and in the posterior segment of the RUL and the apicoposterior segment of the LUL. Ground-glass opacities predominantly in the subpleural regions are seen in the spared segments of the upper lobes. No mediastinal nodes.
RT-PCR positive for SARS-CoV-2.
Bedside chest radiography
Diffuse interstitial marking and band atelectasis.