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Available online 29 December 2021
Corticosteroids and Delayed Conversion of SARS-CoV-2 RNA Nasopharyngeal Swabs in Hospitalized Patients With COVID 19 Pneumonia
Los corticoesteroides y la conversión tardía de los frotis nasofaríngeos para detección de ARN de SARS-CoV-2 en pacientes hospitalizados por neumonía por COVID 19
Roberto Parrellaa, Alberto Marrab, Francesco Scaranoa, Elio Manzilloc, Vincenzo Espositod, Rodolfo Punzie, Fiorentino Fragranzaf, Vito D’Agnanog, Mario Cazzolah,
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, Andrea Biancog, the Cotugno COVID team 1
a UOC Malattie Infettive ad Indirizzo Respiratorio, Cotugno Hospital, AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Napoli, Italy
b Dipartimento Malattie Infettive e Urgenze Infettivologiche, Cotugno Hospital, AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Napoli, Italy
c UOC Malattie Infettive e dell’Immigrazione, Cotugno Hospital, AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Napoli, Italy
d UOC Malattie Infettive e Medicina di Genere, Cotugno Hospital AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Napoli, Italy
e UOC Malattie Infettive ad Indirizzo Epato-Oncologico e dei Trapianti, Cotugno Hospital, AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Napoli, Italy
f UOC Anestesia, Rianimazione e Terapia Intensiva, Cotugno Hospital, AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Napoli, Italy
g Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche Traslazionali, University of Campania “L. Vanvitelli”, Napoli, Italy
h Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Roma, Italy
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