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Table 2 Chest CT criteria in COVID-19 patients

From: Prognostic impact of CT severity score in childhood cancer with SARS-CoV-2

Findings Total patient number Mild (N = 45) Moderate/severe (N = 19) P value
Pulmonary findings
 Ground-glass opacity 45 (70.3%) 29 (64.4%) 16 (84.2%) 0.1142
 Consolidation 40 (62.5%) 24 (53.5%) 16 (84.2%) 0.0202*
 GGO+consolidation 29 (45.3%) 15 (33.3%) 14 (73.6%) 0.0072*
 Pulmonary nodules 23 (35.9%) 15 (33.3%) 8 (42.1%) 0.7012
 Fibrous bands 16 (25%) 8 (17.7%) 8 (42.1%) 0.0822
Extrapulmonary findings
 Lymph nodes 9 (14.05%) 4 (8.8%) 5 (26.3%) 0.1111
 Pleural effusion 9 (14.07%) 3 (6.6%) 6 (31.5%) 0.0151*
 Pericardial effusion 5 (7.8%) 1 (2.2%) 4 (21.05%) 0.0241*
  1. 1Fisher’s exact test, 2chi-squared test
  2. *p < 0.05 defines a significant difference