Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology

Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9899

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Farzad Vafaei

Departments of Pediatrician, Emam Sajad Hospital, Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, Iran

  • Research Article   
    Diagnosis of Coronavirus Disease 2019 by Potential Laboratory Factors
    Author(s): Parviz Yazdanpanah, Farzad Vafaei, Saeed Javdansirat, Jalal Pouranfard and Sajad Afrouz*

    Objectives: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) associated by infection and high death rate. The unresolved questions about the fatality rate of COVID-19 are most probably related to cytokine storm syndrome. There is currently no specific medication. Understanding the pathogenic pathway of this disease will lead to production of treatment and decreases of death rate. The aim of this study is to investigate changes of peripheral blood parameters (Interleukin-6, Ferritin and hematological parameters) in COVID-19 patients, which may be beneficial in the management of patients. Methods: In this comparative study, we collected data of 270 subjects in two groups according RT-PCR test results, including 133 patients with COVID-19 and 137 patients with non-COVID-19, between March 20 and May 21, 2020. After obtaining the ethics cod.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2155-9899.21.12.617

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