COVID-19: case 49

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Stefania Ianniello, Carlo Giangregorio, Giovanna Calabrese, Pierfrancesco Ottaviani, Gavina Cuneo, Marco Di Pietropaolo, Caterina M.Trinci,  Valeria Saracco, Caterina Pizzi, Michele Galluzzo.

DIAGNOSTICA PER IMMAGINI NELL’URGENZA. AZ.OSP.SAN CAMILLO-FORLANINI ROMA.

84-years-old male patient with fever for 2 weeks, recent evidence of moderate respiratory failure.

RT-PCR: positive for SARS-CoV-2.

CT:

Typical features consistent with interstitial pneumonia, such as “crazy paving” pattern, ground-glass opacities and consolidation at lung bases. Small amount of pleural effusion and small mediastinal lymph-nodes are also detected, unusual findings in Covid-19 pneumonia.