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Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets


ISSN (Print): 1871-5265
ISSN (Online): 2212-3989

Case Report

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

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

Volume 21 , Issue 6 , 2021

Published on: 16 November, 2020

Article ID: e170721187994 Pages: 4

DOI: 10.2174/1871526520666201116095440

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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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