Sensitivity of Chest CT for COVID-19: Comparison to RT-PCR

Radiology. 2020 Aug;296(2):E115-E117. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2020200432. Epub 2020 Feb 19.
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Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Betacoronavirus*
  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques
  • Coronavirus Infections / complications
  • Coronavirus Infections / diagnosis
  • Coronavirus Infections / diagnostic imaging*
  • Cough / virology
  • Female
  • Fever / virology
  • Humans
  • Lung / diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications
  • Pneumonia, Viral / diagnostic imaging*
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19
  • COVID-19 diagnostic testing
  • severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2