Multiple cavity formation during COVID-19 pneumonia
Sadullah Şimşek1, Akif İşlek2, Yusuf Atabay3, Funda Merve Çetin4
1Department of Radiology Clinic, Nusaybin State Hospital, Mardin, Turkey
2Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Nusaybin State Hospital, Mardin, Turkey
3Department of Internal Medicine, Nusaybin State Hospital, Mardin, Turkey
4Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Nusaybin State Hospital, Mardin, Turkey
Keywords: Cavitary lesion, computed tomography, COVID-19, ground‐glass opacities
The typical manifestations of novel coronavirus-2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia on computed tomography include ground‐glass opacities, air bronchogram sign, crazy‐paving pattern, consolidation, multiple small patchy shadows, spider web sign, cord‐like, nodular, pleural thickening, lymphadenopathy, and pleural effusion. Herein, we report a case of cavitary lesions and bilateral multilobar involvement in the late period of COVID-19 pneumonia.
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