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. 2020 Mar 12;10.1002/jmv.25755.
doi: 10.1002/jmv.25755. Online ahead of print.

A Report of Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment of Nine Cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019

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A Report of Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment of Nine Cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019

Qing Chen et al. J Med Virol. .
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Abstract

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 has become an important public health issue in the world. More than 118 000 cases were confirmed around the world. The main clinical manifestations were respiratory symptoms and occasional gastrointestinal symptoms. However, there is no unified standard for the diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19. In the retrospective analysis, we report nine cases of COVID-19, describe the history of contact, clinical manifestations, the course of diagnosis and clinical treatment before, during and after treatment.

Keywords: COVID-19; SARS-CoV-2; respiratory symptoms.

Conflict of interest statement

The authors declare that there are no conflict of interests.

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Chest computed tomography examination of nine patients. AT, after treatment (the day on which the patient was discharged); BT, before treatment; DT, during treatment (the day on which the virus test turned out to be negative for the first time)

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