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Black Fungus

Patient, Who Spent Rs 12 Lakh On Black Fungus Medicine, Begs Govt To Control Price, Gets Backing

Jul 15, 2021 Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Experts say that if all other state governments take initiatives and treat patients at government cost, it will provide a huge relief to them.

Black Fungus To Missing Gold Locket, Nitish Kumar Gets An Earful At Janata Durbar 2.O

Jul 13, 2021 Giridhar Jha

On July 12, altogether 146 people, including 28 women showed up at the Janata Durbar where the chief minister lent a patient ear to their problems and reassured them all to solve them.

40,845 Black Fungus Infections Reported In India, Toll Due To Disease 3,129: Harsh Vardhan

People can get infected by coming in contact with black fungus spores present in the environment.

Two Doctors, 8 Others Held In Delhi For Manufacturing Fake Drugs Meant For Covid, Black Fungus Patients

Jun 20, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The medicines were being black marketed through WhatsApp

Covid: Three Kids With Black Fungus Get Eyes Removed In Maharashtra

Out of the three, two children are not diabetic, but the 14-year-old child is

16 June, 2021

Covid Explained: What Is Green Fungus? What Are The Early Symptoms?

Outlook Web Bureau

Explained: Green fungus, also known as Aspergillosis is an infection caused by a common mold (a type of fungus) that lives indoors and outdoors.

12 June, 2021

Fact Check: Does Black Fungus Attack Intestines And Brain Apart From Lungs? Here’s The Truth

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Black fungus infection also known as mucormycosis is caused by fungus Mucor and is known to affect Covid-19 patients and those who have recently recovered from the virus

07 June, 2021

Fact Check: Can You Catch Mucormycosis, Or Black Fungus, From Onions?

Outlook Web Bureau

The post that was originally made in Hindi cautions people to be careful with the black-coloured fungus that forms on onions is the toxic fungus that causes mucormycosis.

31 May, 2021

Gujarat: 80-Year-Old Covid Survivor Dies By Suicide Over Fear Of Contracting Black Fungus Infection

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While the victim was not diagnosed with black fungus infection he was scared he might have contracted it after he developed mouth sores, an official said

31 May, 2021

Explained: What Are Black, White And Yellow Fungal Infections, Why Do They Occur, And Precautions To Take

Dr Jafferhusein Sura

Covid: Explained: Mycoses are all opportunistic infections, which means they attack an individual who has a weakened immune system.

29 May, 2021

Uttar Pradesh: 59-Year-Old Covid Patient With Yellow, Black And White Fungus Dies

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The patient died due to toxemia (blood poisoning by toxins) on Friday, his doctor said


25 May, 2021

Explained: What Is Yellow Fungus Infection And How Can It Be Cured?

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Yellow fungus primarily attacks the internal organs making it difficult to detect and thus highly dangerous, claim reports

24 May, 2021

Karnataka Logs A Record 700 Black Fungus Infections In One Week, Haryana Reports 421 Cases

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Black fungus or mucormycosis is a fungal infection that affects the nose, eyes and sinuses. Lately, the disease has been rapidly spreading among Covid-19 patients

23 May, 2021

After Black Fungus, Doctors Concerned About Rising Cases Of Post Covid Complications In Children

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Cases of Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) have been on the rise during the past few days. Here’s how it affects children who have recovered from Covid-19

23 May, 2021

Black Fungus Vs White Fungus: Cause, Symptoms And Cure

Outlook Web Bureau

While black fungus infection is caused by fungi Mucor, white fungus infection is caused by candida group of organisms and Covid patients with low immunity are prone to both diseases

22 May, 2021

Are Nasal Swabs Used In Covid Testing Behind The Outbreak Of Black Fungus?

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Some experts say about 60 percent of patients with the black fungal disease neither took steroid or were on oxygen support during Covid-19 treatment.

22 May, 2021

Explained: How To Prevent Black Fungus Infection In Covid-19 Patients?

Outlook Web Bureau

Mucormycosis or black fungus is a rare serious fungal infection caused by fungus Mucor. People can get infected by coming in contact with fungal spores present in the environment.


20 May, 2021

Despite Dip In Covid-19 Cases, No Relief For Volunteers In Rajasthan

Tabeenah Anjum

'Black fungus' or mucormycosis has emerged as a new challenge for the volunteers helping Covid patients in Rajasthan.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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