Go to content
UR Home

Cardiac Fibrosis Is a Risk Factor for Severe COVID-19

URN to cite this document:
DOI to cite this document:
Mustroph, Julian ; Hupf, Julian ; Baier, Maria J. ; Evert, Katja ; Brochhausen, Christoph ; Broeker, Katharina A. E. ; Meindl, Christine ; Seither, Benedikt ; Jungbauer, Carsten G. ; Evert, Matthias ; Maier, Lars S. ; Wagner, Stefan
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
PDF - Published Version
Date of publication of this fulltext: 27 Jan 2022 15:46


Increased left ventricular fibrosis has been reported in patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). It is unclear whether this fibrosis is a consequence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus type 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection or a risk factor for severe disease progression. We observed increased fibrosis in the left ventricular myocardium of deceased COVID-19 patients, ...


Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de
0941 943 -4239 or -69394

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de
0941 943 -3904

Research data: datahub@ur.de
0941 943 -5707

Contact persons