COVID-19 Publications

Asymptomatic case of COVID-19 in an infant with cystic fibrosis

Tags: , , , , | April 13th, 2020

Since February 2020, pandemic coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) rapidly spread throughout Italy and caused varying degrees of illness, which is particularly severe in vulnerable subsets of patients. To date, only one adult case with mild symptoms of Covid-19 has been reported in Italian patients affected by Cystic Fibrosis (CF). No data are available in regard to incidence and outcomes within the pediatric CF population. Here we briefly report our first case of Covid-19 in an infant with CF.

Read the full case report here.