Medical Reports & Case Studies

ISSN - 2572-5130

Rebeca Van Groteld

Department of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands


  • Perspective   
    Overview of Importance of COVID-19 Black Fungus
    Author(s): Rebeca Van Groteld*

    This year we've seen reports of a disease called mucormycosis, frequently named "dark parasite", in patients with COVID, or who are recuperating from COVID, in India. Contagious diseases can be destroying. Also, for this situation mucormycosis is adding to the weight of enduring in a country effectively in a profound COVID emergency. An uncommon and dangerous parasitic contamination, called mucormycosis or Black Fungus, is tainting patients of the novel Covid sickness (COVID-19) in India. On May 9, 2021 the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the Union wellbeing service gave warning for screening, determination and the executives of Black Fungus. It influences the sinuses, the cerebrum and the lungs and can be dangerous in diabetic or seriously immunocompromised people, like malignant growth patients or individuals with HIV/AIDS. Smoking any sort of tobacco dec.. View More»

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