Case 18-2021: An 81-Year-Old Man with Cough, Fever, and Shortness of Breath

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Case 18-2021: An 81-Year-Old Man with Cough, Fever, and Shortness of Breath

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Dr. Matthew J. Emmett (Medicine): An 81-year-old man was admitted to this hospital with fever, cough, and shortness of breath 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)

2021-06-17

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Hibbert, Kathryn A., Reece J. Goiffon, and Annemarie E. Fogerty. 2021. "Case 18-2021: An 81-Year-Old Man with Cough, Fever, and Shortness of Breath." New England Journal of Medicine 384 (24):2332-40.

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