Black Fungus(Covid 19)
The coronavirus has not even ended yet another new disease has emerged black fungus. The first wave of the corona at Gangaram Hospital in Delhi yielded 2-3 cases of mucormycosis. But in the second wave of Corona, other such cases arose in other parts of India such as Maharashtra, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh. Corona as well as black fungus are also fatal. The virus greatly reduces the skin and eyes, which can also be fatal. Today, due to this corona epidemic, we will give you complete information about this major problem of black fungus.
What is Black Fungus(Mucormycosis)
Mucormycosis is a very specific type of fungal infection. It spreads rapidly to man. We also call it the black mold. The mucormycosis attacks the skin, lungs, and brain. In some cases, it has been observed that in people infected with a dark fungus infection, sound problems and cracked jawbones have been identified. Infection of mucormycosis can also lead to death from failure.
Who is more at risk than fungus (mucormycosis )
The risk of infection with mucormycosis is high in people with serious illnesses such as diabetes, cancer. Because the physical strength of these people is low. And mucormycosis continues to be affected by coronavirus infection. It, therefore, begins to show its effect after the Kovid revolution.
Why black fungus occurs only after corona infection.
The problem of Mucormycosis infection in patients recovering from corona
This is because the immune system is depleted in those people. And their immune system is weakening.
The most common complication of black fungus is in corona patients who already suffer from a dreaded disease such as diabetes. Those whose immune system is weak.
Symptoms of black fungus(Mucormycosis)
Symptoms of black fungus are said to be more lethal than cancer.
- Swelling of the eyelid
- Having a very bad headache
- You have trouble breathing
- Red spots near the lips, nose, and eyes
- Change your attitude
- Tooth decay and tooth decay
- Painful joints
- Fog or double vision
How to prevent black fungus (mucormycosis)
According to doctors and health experts, black mold can be prevented if there is some special care to be taken.
- Keep sugar under control.
- Use sterile water when using oxygen therapy.
- Take antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) using the medication as prescribed by your doctor
- Wear masks whenever you go outside and avoid dusty places.
What to do if infected
Surgery may also be needed if the condition is serious. If symptoms of black fungus appear you should go to a doctor immediately and start treatment, as mucormycosis can be treated with antifungus medication only when the first symptoms appear.
- Diabetes control
- By reducing the use of steroids
- Stop Drug Immunizations Completely
- Keep the amount of water in the body.
- And the treatment for mucormycosis includes Amphotericin-B and Antifungus therapy for at least 4 to 6 weeks.
important notice – Our goal is to provide information only, not to recommend any medication, treatment, home remedies. Only a doctor can give you good medical advice because no one is better than them.