Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Case Study Volume 4 Issue 9

Clinical Case of Severe Bilateral Associated Pneumonia with Sars-Cov-2 Viral Infection

Boryshevska-Lohin Olena A*, Ahii Vladyslava I, Peresta Yurii Yu, Akar Stanislav Y, Lohoida Olha L and Hanbarov Nikita P

Diamed Medical Centre LLC, Uzhhorod, Ukraine

*Corresponding Author: Boryshevska-Lohin Olena A, Diamed Medical Centre LLC, Uzhhorod, Ukraine.

Received: August 05, 2021; Published: August 27, 2021

Abstract

Coronavirus infection spreads rapidly and is transmitted from person to person by airborne and contact-household means. A positive PCR test for Sars-Cov-2 is required for a definitive diagnosis. However, MSCT is a sensitive and specific method of diagnosing coronavirus lung disease as the most common manifestation of infection. In addition, in patients at high risk for Covid-19, signs of viral pneumonia in pulmonary MSCT may precede negative PCR results. on their own experience and observations in the diagnosis of severe respiratory syndrome Sars-Cov-2 draw attention to the need to perform MSCT of the chest in patients at high risk and clinical manifestations of Covid-19 associated pneumonia, despite the initial negative results of PCR tests.

Keywords: Coronavirus Infection; Lung Lesions; PCR Testing; MSCT of Chest Organs

References

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Citation

Citation: Boryshevska-Lohin Olena A., et al. “Clinical Case of Severe Bilateral Associated Pneumonia with Sars-Cov-2 Viral Infection”. Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 4.9 (2021): 62-64.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2021 Boryshevska-Lohin Olena A., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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