Otorhinolaryngologic and General Symptoms Survey of 223 COVID-19 Patients

Published: 29-06-2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/w9tjhj8jy6.1
Egehan Salepci,
Bilge Turk,
Safiye Nur Ozcan,
Merve Ekici Bektas,
Alperen Aybal,
Ilyas Dokmetas,
Suat Turgut


In this dataset we present demographic and symptomatologic characteristics of 223 COVID-19 patients who were treated in University of Health Sciences Sisli Hamidiye Etfal Training and Research Hospital between March 10 and April 21, 2020. We wanted to assess prevalence, severity, duration and time from onset to diagnosis of general and Otorhinolaryngologic symptoms of COVID-19. All patients included in this dataset had SARS-CoV-2 RNA found in their swab specimens. Patient general characteristics such as Age, Gender and Comorbidities are included in this dataset. Hospitalization status, swab specimen collection dates and results, Computerized Tomography findings, medications used for COVID-19 are also included. Surveys were conducted by the authors (5 Otorhinolaryngologists and 2 Infectious Diseases Specialists). Informed consents were taken from all the patients included in the study. Dates are presented as DD/MM/(2020). Patients were grouped according to guidelines published by the Turkish Ministry of Health and World Health Organization (as mild, moderate, severe or critical).