A case of adrenal infarction in a patient with COVID 19 infection

BJR Case Rep. 2020 Jun 4;6(3):20200075. doi: 10.1259/bjrcr.20200075. eCollection 2020 Sep 1.


This case report highlights an unusual presentation of acute adrenal infarction in a Covid-19 patient who presented with abdominal symptoms and hyponatraemia. We discuss the recent literature reviewing how Covid-19 creates a hypercoaguable state, with acute adrenal infarction as a possible prothrombotic complication.

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