The coronavirus mimicked lung cancer! A first in the world medical literature

Stating that the result after the coronavirus treatment surprised him, Kozanlı said:

“Our patient receives a blow to the chest in another city where he works, and when the pain does not go away, he applies to a university hospital. A chest X-ray is taken here. A mass is found in his right lung. Later, a lung tomography is taken on the patient, and the patient is 4 cm in diameter, which is important for thoracic surgery. A mass with radiological findings similar to lung cancer is detected. Later, the patient is diagnosed with lung cancer in further examinations. A surgery is planned for the patient. Since the patient is from Kahramanmaraş, he prefers to come to his hometown. He applied to us and complained of chest pain. Cough, shortness of breath He did not have complaints such as phlegm, sputum production, fever. We evaluated the patient and decided to have an operation. Because he had radiological findings very similar to lung cancer. As per the rules of our Ministry of Health, every patient is pre-operatively PCR tested. We also took a PCR test from the patient on the night of the operation and the test was performed. positive f has arrived. We postponed our surgery for 14 days and our patient was treated with coronavirus. The patient applied to us again on the 14th day and the PCR test was negative.


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