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Pulmonary embolism in a pregnant woman with COVID-19 infection: a case report
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  • Sogand Goudarzi,
  • Fatemeh Dehghani Firouzabadi,
  • Fatemeh Mahmoudzadeh,
  • Soheila Aminimoghaddam
Sogand Goudarzi
Harvard Medical School
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Fatemeh Dehghani Firouzabadi
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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Fatemeh Mahmoudzadeh
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
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Soheila Aminimoghaddam
Iran University of Medical Sciences
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Abstract

Coronavirus can lead to overcoagulation, blood stasis, and endothelial damage resulting in thromboembolic disorders. We report a 22-year-old pregnant woman with coronavirus admitted due to the pulmonary emboli. This case highlights the importance of considering a new category for COVID-19 pregnant patients with venous and arterial thromboembolic disorders.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

09 Sep 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
16 Sep 2020Assigned to Editor
16 Sep 2020Submission Checks Completed
24 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned