Imaging the COVID-19: a practical guide

https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2021.1630

Authors

  • Francesco Agnello Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8903-5327
  • Lidia Rabiolo Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9205-1379
  • Emanuele Grassedonio | egrassedonio@gmail.com Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2113-7300
  • Patrizia Toia Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy.
  • Federico Midiri Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy.
  • Luigi Spatafora University of Palermo, Italy.
  • Francesco Matteini Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6166-9942
  • Lorenzo Tesè Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedali Riuniti Villa Sofia-Cervello, Palermo, Italy.
  • Ludovico La Grutta Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3557-0084
  • Massimo Galia Department of Radiology, Policlinico “Paolo Giaccone”, University of Palermo, Italy. https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3913-6290

Abstract

The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) represents the first medical catastrophe of the new millennium. Although imaging is not a screening test for COVID-19, it plays a crucial role in evaluation and follow-up of COVID-19 patients. In this paper, we will review typical and atypical imaging findings of COVID-19.

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COVID-19; CT; COVID-19 pneumonia.
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Agnello, Francesco, Lidia Rabiolo, Emanuele Grassedonio, Patrizia Toia, Federico Midiri, Luigi Spatafora, Francesco Matteini, Lorenzo Tesè, Ludovico La Grutta, and Massimo Galia. 2021. “Imaging the COVID-19: A Practical Guide”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 91 (2). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2021.1630.