A curious case of COVID-19 and “empyema”

Authors

  • Elizabeth Kurian Department of Radiology, MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, Kerala, India
  • Jijo Joseph Department of Radiology, MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, Kerala, India
  • Anjali N. Mukundan Department of Radiology, MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, Kerala, India
  • Rajeev Anand Department of Radiology, MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, Kerala, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2349-3933.ijam20214526

Keywords:

COVID -19, Empyema, Oesophageal ruptures

Abstract

The coronavirus disease -19 (COVID-19) pandemic has challenged the existing healthcare systems in many ways. The varied presentations and numerous complications described is one of the most pressing concerns of the ongoing pandemic. Here we present an unusual case which was initially misdiagnosed due to presence of coexisting corona virus infection

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Published

2021-11-23

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