Case 29-2020: A 66-Year-Old Man with Fever and Shortness of Breath after Liver Transplantation

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Case 29-2020: A 66-Year-Old Man with Fever and Shortness of Breath after Liver Transplantation

Description

Dr. Matthew B. Roberts: A 66-year-old man who had undergone orthotopic liver transplantation because of end-stage liver disease was admitted to this hospital because of fever and cough 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)

2020-09-17

Citation

Fishman, Jay A., Matthew B. Roberts, Eric W. Zhang, Deepali Kumar, Hans H. Hirsch, and Umberto Maggiore. 2020. "Case 29-2020: A 66-Year-Old Man with Fever and Shortness of Breath after Liver Transplantation." New England Journal of Medicine 383 (12):1168-80.

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