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- Received May 1, 2020
- Accepted May 4, 2020
- Published online July 15, 2020.
- Neha Ahluwalia, MD,
- Barry Love, MD,
- Alice Chan and
- Ali N. Zaidi, MD∗ ()
- Mount Sinai Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
- ↵∗Address for correspondence:
Dr. Ali N. Zaidi, Mount Sinai Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, Mount Sinai Heart, Children’s Heart Center, Kravis Children’s Hospital, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 1 Gustave L. Levy Place, 1190 5th Avenue, Box 1030, New York, New York 10029.
In December 2019, a pathogenic novel human coronavirus (HCoV), termed SARS-CoV-2, was recognized in Wuhan, China, causing significant morbidity and mortality. The illness caused by SARS-CoV-2 is labelled coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) by the World Health Organization. We report the first case of COVID-19 in an adult congenital heart disease patient with single ventricle physiology S/P Fontan palliation. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)
The authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to disclose.
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- Received May 1, 2020.
- Accepted May 4, 2020.
- 2020 The Authors