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Table 2 Chest CT findings in all patients

From: Correlation between the initial CT chest findings and short-term prognosis in Egyptian patients with COVID-19 pneumonia

  All patients (910) Stable patients (127/320) Hospitalized stable patients (93/320) Patients needed ICU (72/320) Died (28/320) P value
Distribution       0.71
 Bilateral 808 (88.8%) 104 (81.8%) 81(87.1%) 69 (95.8%) 28(100%)  
 Unilateral 102 (11.2%) 23 (18.1%) 12(12.9%) 3 (4.1%) (0%)  
No of segments involved       0.01
 One 43 (4.7%) 13 (10.2%) 5(5.3%) 0(0%) 0(0%)  
 Two 136 (14.9%) 22(17.3%) 7(7.5%) 3(4.1.1%) 0(0%)  
 Three 198 (21.7%) 24(18.9%) 12(12.9%) 6 (8.3%) 2(7.1%)  
 Four 292 (32.1%) 46(36.2%) 36(38.7%) 11(15.2%) 5(17.8%)  
 Five 246 (27.04%) 22(17.3%) 33(35.4%) 53(73.6%) 21(75%)  
Shape       
 Diffuse 124 (13.6%) 21 (16.5%) 23(24.7%) 28(38.4%) 11(42.8%) 0.01
 Peripheral 89 (9.7%) 17 (13.3%) 22(23.6%) 20(27.4%) 6 (21.4%) 0.53
 Peripheral and central 30 (3.2%) 4(3.1%) 1 (1.1%) 7(9.6%) 4 (14.2%) 0.02
 Central 5 (0.05%) − (0%) − (0%) 1(1.3%) 1 (3.5%) 0.01
 Patchy 532 (58.4%) 63(49.6%) 42(45.1%) 38(52.7%) 16(57.1%) 0.54
 Nodular 123 (13.5%) 26(20.7%) 13(13.9%) 1(1.3%) − (0%) 0.001
 Mixed 131 (14.3%) 17(13.3%) 15(16.1%) 5 (6.9%) 1(3.5%) 0.01
Density       
 GGO 512 (56.2%) 96(75.5%) 44(58.1%) 32(43.8%) 11(39.3%) 0.081
 Consolidation 178 (19.5%) 4 (3.1%) 10(10.7%) 9(12.3%) 8(28.6%) 0.03
 Mixed 220 (24.1%) 23(18.1%) 29(31.2%) 31(42.5%) 9(32.1%)  < 0.05