Posted on: July 14, 2020 Posted by: Kevin Oduor Comments: 0

From the pictures posted, the covid 19 lung photo was first used NEWYORK TIMES was posted on June 11th 2020 and thereafter it reappeared on CNN publication on social media 20th June 2020 where by A young woman in the United States whose lungs were ravaged by Covid-19 is alive and able to talk to her family thanks to a double lung transplant, surgeons at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago announced.

The hospital said it believes this is the first time such an operation on a Covid-19 patient has been performed successfully in the United States, and it offers new hope for patients with extensive lung damage from corona virus infection.

Early June when the patient’s lungs showed signs of irreversible damage due to Covid-19, according to the hospital.

From the indication show that the covid 19 lung picture is true.


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