Tag: <span>pneumonia</span>


Damage from COVID-19 beyond the lungs

The disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to be surrounded by many unknowns. For now, everything points to the lungs being the main organs in which the ravages of this infection are shown. But beyond these, its reach could extend to different organs, including the heart and blood vessels, the liver, kidneys, intestine,...


Clinical manifestations of children with COVID-19

Elderly patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 are at high risk to have Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), complications and death. Due to unknown reasons, children with COVID-19 appear to have a milder clinical course compared to adults, and reports of death are scarce. However, pediatric population may play a major role in community spread of SARS-CoV-2....


Symptom progression of COVID-19

A new study have examined symptom frequency and clinical progression for a selection of cases from clinical studies in mainland China and individual case reports in Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and South Korea. Authors noted that the number of cases presenting with pneumoniais different in mainland China compared to the case studies from Hong Kong,...