Diagnostic value of lung ultrasonography in children with COVID-19.

Hizal M., Aykac K., Yayla B., Yilmaz A., Altun D., Akkaya H., ...More

Pediatric pulmonology, vol.56, no.5, pp.1018-1025, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ppul.25127
  • Journal Name: Pediatric pulmonology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1018-1025
  • Keywords: imaging, infections, pneumonia, TB, viral, ULTRASOUND, PNEUMONIA


Background Lung ultrasound (LUS) has been successfully used in the diagnosis of different pulmonary diseases. Present study design to determine the diagnostic value of LUS in the evaluation of children with novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).