A Patient with COVID-19 Pneumonia Presenting with Plural Effusion: A Case Report

Author(s): Fereshteh Ghiasvand, SeyedAhmad SeyedAlinaghi, Samaneh Tirgar, Mohammad Reza Salehi, Banafsheh Moradmand-Badie*

Journal Name: Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets
Formerly Current Drug Targets - Infectious Disorders

Volume 21 , Issue 6 , 2021


Article ID: e170721187994
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Background: In February 2020, coronavirus disease (COVID-19) emerged in Tehran, Iran.

Case Presentation: Herein, we reported clinical features, laboratory tests, unusual radiological characteristics and therapeutic course of a patient with initial mild clinical symptoms at presentation with progression to pneumonia and pleural effusion in the emergency unit of a referral hospital.

Keywords: Coronavirus disease, COVID-19, pneumonia, pleural effusion, case report, corona cases.

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VOLUME: 21
ISSUE: 6
Year: 2021
Published on: 15 November, 2020
Article ID: e170721187994
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/1871526520666201116095440
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