Case 21-2020: A 66-Year-Old Homeless Man with Covid-19

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Case 21-2020: A 66-Year-Old Homeless Man with Covid-19

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Dr. Denise De Las Nueces: A 66-year-old homeless man who had sought refuge at a local men’s congregate shelter for the past several years was evaluated for cough and rhinorrhea during the pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-06-24

Citation

Gaeta, Jessie M., Denise De Las Nueces, David G. Munson, Joshua A. Barocas, and Kathleen E. Walsh. 2020. "Case 21-2020: A 66-Year-Old Homeless Man with Covid-19." New England Journal of Medicine.

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