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Abdominal abnormalities found in patients with COVID-19

Abdominal abnormalities found in patients with COVID-19
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American scientists have discovered abnormal changes in the abdominal cavity of patients with coronavirus. Experts compared the results of computed tomography images of more than 400 patients with COVID-19 over 57 years of age. One third of them had a violation of the intestines.

Write about it RIA News" with reference to the journal Radiology. So, in some patients, intestinal ischemia and cholestasis were detected, and pneumosis was diagnosed - a condition in which gases penetrate the thickness of the intestinal wall and form cysts.  

According to WHO, the total number of infected people in the world has exceeded four million people. More than 232 thousand coronavirus cases have been diagnosed in Russia. 
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