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Table 1 Distribution of initial, peak, and pre-discharge CTs of COVID-19 during hospitalization

From: CT appearances, patterns of progression, and follow-up of COVID-19: evaluation on thin-section CT

  Initial CT (%) Peak CT (%) Pre-discharge CT (%) p value
No 67a 69 69  
Subpleural distribution 45 (67.2) 47 (68.1) 46 (66.7) 0.983
Mixed distributionb 22 (32.8) 22 (31.9) 23 (33.3)  
Right lung     
 Upper lobe 44 (65.7) 50 (72.5) 47 (68.1) 0.687
 Middle lobe 38 (56.7) 43 (62.3 41 (59.4) 0.801
 Lower lobe 57 (85.1) 60 (87.0) 59 (85.5) 0.947
Left lung     
 Upper lobe 45 (67.2) 53 (76.8) 49 (71.7) 0.453
 Lower lobe 56 (83.6) 61 (88.4) 60 (87.0) 0.703
  1. aTwo of 69 patients show no COVD-19 on CT
  2. bMixed distribution = distribution of subpleural and bronchovascular bandle