Black Fungus(Search results - 12)
Top StoriesMay 31, 2021, 5:49 PM IST
COVID cases dip, black fungus cases on the rise; 1,250 cases, 39 deaths reported in Karnataka
A drastic dip in new Covid cases may be giving some breather to hospitals and state administration but the increasing cases of black fungus is worrying as the state has officially recorded 1,250 cases and 39 deaths so far.
HealthMay 26, 2021, 4:54 PM IST
Explained: How to identify black, white and yellow fungus?
Let us understand the different variants of fungal infection, the symptoms they exhibit and who stands at risk of getting them.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 2:30 PM IST
Sputnik V-makers have agreed to supply vaccine to Delhi, says CM Arvind Kejriwal
He also said that there were around 620 cases of black fungus or mucormycosis in the city, but there is a shortage of Amphotericin-B injections used in its treatment.
Top StoriesMay 25, 2021, 4:04 PM IST
Maharashtra government declares Mucormycosis or ‘black fungus’ as notified disease
Addressing the media, Health Minister Rajesh Tope said, "There are 2,245 cases of black fungus in the state. The state government has classified black fungus as a notified disease."
Top StoriesMay 24, 2021, 1:10 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir classifies Mucormycosis or black fungus as notified disease
Jammu and Kashmir on Friday reported its first death due to black fungus after a 40-year-old Covid-19 recovered patient died of Mucormycosis at Government Medical College (GMC) hospital.
Top StoriesMay 22, 2021, 2:09 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi, urges to take ‘immediate action’ on rising black fungus cases
In a letter to the Prime Minister, she also pointed out that the illness is not covered under Ayushman Bharat and most other health insurance plans and sought immediate action on the issue.
Top StoriesMay 21, 2021, 5:53 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh government latest to declare black fungus a notifiable disease
The Centre on Thursday urged all states and union territories to declare black fungus or mucormycosis as a notifiable disease under the Epidemic Diseases Act to ensure mandatory surveillance to tackle the "new challenge".
Top StoriesMay 19, 2021, 5:22 PM IST
Rajasthan government declares Black Fungus infection an epidemic
The state has around 100 black fungus patients and a separate ward has been made at Sawai Man Singh (SMS) Hospital in Jaipur for their treatment.
CoronavirusMay 17, 2021, 2:26 PM IST
Explained: The warning signs of Mucormycosis
Black fungus reduces the body's ability to fight germs and sickness. It affects the sinuses or lungs of individuals if fungal spores are inhaled from the environment. Here's how to early detect Mucormycosis.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 6:53 PM IST
Amidst growing Covid cases, Black Fungus fear sweeps Karnataka after 3 deaths reported
Amidst increasing Covid cases and deaths, now, Karnataka is under the fear of killer Black Fungus cases. On Sunday, Bengaluru, Belagavi and Kolar reported a number of Black Fungus cases and the patients were struggling to get treatment. While Bengaluru city reported one or two deaths, Belagavi witnessed one death and one more patient is in critical stage.
Coronavirus IndiaMay 11, 2021, 5:50 PM IST
What is Mucormycosis? What are the symptoms and treatment?
Cases of mucormycosis commonly known as "black fungus" are being reported among people who are recovering or have recovered from Covid-19.
With a number of cases detected in Delhi, Maharashtra and Gujarat, the national Covid-19 task force has issued an advisory.
Top StoriesDec 15, 2020, 3:15 PM IST
COVID-19 post recovery patients reporting rare, deadly fungal infection, claims Delhi hospital
Black Fungus or mucormycosis has been a cause of disease and death of patients in transplants, and ICU and immunodeficient individuals since long.