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Startling images of COVID-19 lung damage

Unlike pneumonia which typically damages only one part of a single lung COVID-19 causes damage to many parts of both lungs.

A 360° Virtual Reality fly-through showing the extent of damage to the lungs (yellow) from COVID-19 for a patient seen by Dr. Keith Mortman at George Washington University Hospital.

Made with Surgical Theater technology.

This is a medical assessment based on CAT scans of coronavirus damaged lungs that have been made available for clear viewing through virtual reality technology utilized by Dr. Keith Mortman, the Chief of Thoracic Surgery at George Washington University Hospital.