Monday, November 29, 2021

Black Fungus

Black Fungus: 50 people died, 650 receiving treatment, says Haryana CM

There have been over 750 cases of black fungus in Haryana so far. Fifty-eight have been cured, added CM Manohar Lal Khattar

IIT-Hyderabad researchers develop oral solution for Black Fungus

Researchers are confident that the technology can be transferred to suitable pharma partners for mass production

Black fungus cases continue to rise in Telangana

According to authorities, till May 27, there were 744 patients undergoing treatment at government and private hospitals across State

Fact check: Black mold on onions does not cause mucormycosis

A fake claim about the formation of fungus in refrigerators and the fungus seen on the outer layers of onions causing mucormycosis is doing the rounds on social media

Telangana to triple bed capacity to tackle black fungus

1,100 beds to be arranged in Hyderabad alone

Experts link black fungus to zinc supplements

Apart from the existing contributing factors like steroids, compromised immunity, uncontrolled diabetes and excessive use of antibiotics, researchers are now also linking the excessive use of zinc supplements to mucormycosis.

Nearly 200 cases of black fungus in Delhi hospitals

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had on Thursday said the Delhi government will declare black fungus an epidemic if need arises.

MSN Labs launches Posaconazole to treat black fungus

Posaconazole is a triazole antifungal agent indicated for treating mucormycosis detected among patients who are recovering from Covid-19.

Black Fungus claims 13 lives in Uttar Pradesh

So far, the number of deaths due to Black Fungus stands at 13 while black fungus cases tally has reached 127

Telangana declares Black fungus an epidemic

TS makes it a notifiable disease under Epidemic Diseases Act 1897

Delhi govt to set up dedicated centres for treatment of black fungus cases

The drugs used in the treatment of the fungal infection will be arranged in enough quantity and awareness will be created among people for prevention against the disease, he said.

Private hospitals in Telangana under scanner

Cancels permission of one to treat Covid patients, serves notice to three others

‘Black fungus’ drug too now sold in black in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Just a few days after cases of the dangerous 'black fungus' infection (mucormycosis), a post Covid-19 complication, were reported in the city, crooked...

Sircilla-based Govt teacher shows black fungus symptoms, shifted to Hyderabad

Though he recovered from Covid, he complained of headache, throat pain, swelling on the face and neck in the last three days.

Uncontrolled diabetes major cause of Black Fungus

These fungal spores are present in the air, soil and on decomposed debris and gain entry into sinuses and lungs by breathing contaminated air.

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