Evolution of Computed Tomography Manifestations in Five Patients Who Recovered from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pneumonia

Medical University between January 17 and January 29, 2020 were diagnosed with COVID-19 by real-time-polymerase chain reaction. Two patients were men and three patients were women, with a median age of 45 years (range 20–55 years). All five patients had a history of travel to Wuhan.
The initial symptoms of the patients were fever (n = 4), cough (n = 3), diarrhea (n = 1), and pharyngodynia (n =1). All patients had normal serum levels of white blood cell count on admission; however, two of the five patients had lymphocytes below the normal range (1.0 x 109/L,0.3 x 109
/L). In addition, increased C-reactive protein levels (median 20.98 mg/L, range 9.23–287.50 mg/L) were observed in four of the five patients. On admission, all five patients had abnormalities on chest CT images.

Evolution of Computed Tomography Manifestations in Five Patients Who Recovered from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pneumonia
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