Platypnoea-Orthodeoxia Syndrome in COVID-19

Salvotti, Francesca and Poiatti, Francesco and Bressa, Stefano and Montani, Giovanni and Nardin, Matteo and Rizzoni, Damiano (2021) Platypnoea-Orthodeoxia Syndrome in COVID-19. European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 8 (10). pp. 1-6. ISSN 2284-2594

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Platypnoea-orthodeoxia syndrome (POS) is a rare disorder and its pathophysiology has puzzled clinicians for years. Few cases of POS are described in COVID-19 patients in the literature, with a high variability of conditions related to the syndrome. In this article, we report the case of a patient admitted to our hospital for SARS-CoV-2 interstitial pneumonia, who developed POS during the hospitalization.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Platypnoea-orthodeoxia syndrome, COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici)
Depositing User: Marina Spanti
Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2022 12:04
Last Modified: 17 Feb 2022 12:04

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