Korean Journal of Clinical Geriatrics

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Adults of any age with the following conditions are at increased risk of severe illness from the virus that causes COVID-19, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cancer
Chronic kidney disease
COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
Heart conditions, such as heart failure, coronary artery disease, or cardiomyopathies
Immunocompromised state (weakened immune system) from solid organ transplant
Obesity (body mass index [BMI] of 30 kg/m2 or higher but <40 kg/m2)
Severe Obesity (BMI≥40 kg/m2)
Sickle cell disease
Smoking
Type 2 diabetes mellitus
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