Two die of black fungal infection in Kurnool
Kurnool: Black fungus cases increasing in Andhra Pradesh and two Covid recovered patients died while undergoing treatment in Kurnool. According to the reports, two patients from Anantapur and Guntur recently recovered from the Covid-19 infected with black fungus (Mucormycosis) and died while undergoing the treatment at Kurnool GGH.
The Superintendent of the hospital said that people with diabetes are more vulnerable to get infected from black fungus due to the usage of steroids. He asked diabetic people to monitor the blood sugar levels after discharging from the hospital. A suspected black fungus case also reported in Kakinada after the patient recovered from the Covid-19.