Radiol Cardiothorac Imaging 2020 Apr 23;2(2):e200126. Epub 2020 Apr 23.
Departments of Radiology (M.Y., D.X., L.L., M.T., R.L., Y.C., L.X., M.L., X.Z., H.X.), Critical Care Medicine (S.C.), Pathology (S.Y.X.), and Laboratory Medicine (Y.L.), Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuchang District, Wuhan 430071, China; and Department of Pathology, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Ill (S.Y.X.).
Purpose: To compare radiologic characteristics of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia at thin-section CT on admission between patients with mild and severe disease.
Materials And Methods: Seventy patients with COVID-19 pneumonia who were admitted to Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University between January 20, 2020 and January 27, 2020 were enrolled. On the basis of the World Health Organization guidelines, 50 patients were categorized with the mild form and 20 with the severe form based on clinical conditions. Read More