Int J Infect Dis 2021 Apr 13. Epub 2021 Apr 13.
Departments of Keter B and Internal medicine E, Rabmbam health care campus, Haifa, Israel; Rappaort faculty of medicine, Technion, Israel institute of technology, Haifa, Israel. Electronic address:
Aim: For more than one year the health systems all over the world are combating the global Corona virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, cased by a novel Corona virus (N-COV) which was first described in Wuhan city, China, presenting as an atypical infection of the lower respiratory tract.
Methods: COVID-19 is characterized by multisystemic involvement, and mortality is attributed mainly to the respiratory system involvement, which may lead to severe acute respiratory distress syndrome and respiratory failure. Several COVID-19 associated complications are being increasingly reported, among which arterial and venous thromboembolic events, that may lead to amputation of affected limbs. Read More