The relationship between positivity for COVID-19 RT-PCR and symptoms, clinical findings, and mortality in Turkey


Ozcan E., Yavuzer S., Borku Uysal B., Islamoglu M. S. , Ikitimur H., Unal O. F. , ...Daha Fazla

EXPERT REVIEW OF MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS, 2021 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
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  • Basım Tarihi: 2021
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/14737159.2021.1882305
  • Dergi Adı: EXPERT REVIEW OF MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS

Özet

Introduction: This study aimed to assess the correlation between nucleic acid amplification test (real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction, RT-PCR) positivity of patients presenting with suspected COVID-19 and pneumonic infiltration consistent with COVID-19-specific pneumonia diagnosis on thoracic computed tomography (CT), with symptoms, laboratory findings, and clinical progression.