Autopsies confirm thrombosis as dominating feature of severe COVID-19

Thrombosis is one of the four dominant interrelated pathological processes in severe COVID-19 along with diffuse alveolar damage (DAD), haemophagocytosis, and immune cell depletion, an autopsy series confirms. Researchers from the Imperial College London who conducted post-mortems on ten COVID-19 patients found thrombi in the lungs of eight patients, the heart of five patients and the ...

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