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  • Imaging studies of multiple cases of COVID-19 pneumonia prior to the availability of current therapeutic modalities.

FIGURE 112-8

CXR of a kidney transplant recipient in his 50s with pulmonary complaints. Had undergone transplantation 1 year prior to presentation. Predisposing factors included exposure to a family member who had tested positive for COVID-19.

FIGURE 112-9

CXR 24 hours later at the time of emergency intubation and starting of renal replacement therapy due to hyperkalemia.

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CT scan images on admission showing multifocal pneumonia and ARDS. There are extensive bilateral consolidations and groundglass airspace disease with peripheral and basilar predominance. Note as well the superimposed interstitial edema.

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CT scan images on admission showing multifocal pneumonia and ARDS. There are extensive bilateral consolidations and groundglass airspace disease with peripheral and basilar predominance. Note as well the superimposed interstitial edema.

FIGURE 112-14

CT scan images on admission showing multifocal pneumonia and ARDS. There are extensive bilateral consolidations and groundglass airspace disease with peripheral and basilar predominance. Note as well the superimposed interstitial edema.

Figures 112-15112-19: Kidney transplant recipient who was admitted with pulmonary findings and discharged in stable condition 48 hours later after showing improvement. Note the CXR (Figure 112-15) and CT images (Figures 112-16112-19) on admission showing bilateral central and peripheral ground glass opacities.

FIGURE 112-20

CXR on admission (Figure 112-20) and 7 days later (Figure 112-21) showing worsening bilateral lung opacities.

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CXR on admission (Figure 112-20) and 7 days later (Figure 112-21) showing worsening bilateral lung opacities.

FIGURE 112-22

CXR on presentation with respiratory complaints.

FIGURE 112-23

After 5 days there is extensive airspace ...

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