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Black fungus cases touch 4,293 in AP

Black fungus cases touch 4,293 in AP

Amaravati The total number of black fungus cases increased to 4,293 and deaths to 400 in Andhra Pradesh as on July 27.In the last one wee...Read More

India reports 45,374 Black fungus cases, 4,332 deaths so far, says Health Ministry

India reports 45,374 Black fungus cases, 4,332 deaths so far, says Health Ministry

New Delhi As many as 45,374 cases of Mucormycosis or 'Black fungus' were reported in the country so far, said the Union Health Ministry o...Read More

Nine cases of black fungus reinfection confirmed in Agra, all over 40 years of age

Nine cases of black fungus reinfection confirmed in Agra, all over 40 years of age

Agra: Black fungus patients in Agra, who had recovered initially, are now being diagnosed with the infection again.At least nine cases of...Read More

Bhopal: AIIMS faces shortage of 
anti-fungal injections, patients with black fungus suffer

Bhopal: AIIMS faces shortage of anti-fungal injections, patients with black fungus suffer

A fortnight back, state government had supplied 500 anti-fungal injections to AIIMS, which is facing shortage again.

Bhopal: Black Fungus resurfacing, cured patients undergoing amputation surgeries

Bhopal: Black Fungus resurfacing, cured patients undergoing amputation surgeries

A patient diagnosed with black fungus has to complete 60 does of anti-fungal injections, however in some of the private hospitals, the do...Read More

Afghanistan reports black fungus infection in COVID patients

Afghanistan reports black fungus infection in COVID patients

A deadly fungal infection known as "black fungus' that first surfaced in Indian COVID-19 patients has been detected in Afghanistan, which...Read More

Good news for Indore: With Covid, relief from black fungus too as 1 patient admitted on Tuesday, no death reported

Good news for Indore: With Covid, relief from black fungus too as 1 patient admitted on Tuesday, no death reported

“Death rate of black fungus in MY Hospital is only around 7-8 per cent, which is lowest when compared with other institutes of the state....Read More

Black Fungus: Centre allocates additional 61,120 vials of Amphotericin-B to States/UTs

Black Fungus: Centre allocates additional 61,120 vials of Amphotericin-B to States/UTs

New Delhi The central government has allocated 61,120 vials of Liposomal Amphotericin-B, used in the treatment of black fungus, to all St...Read More

Black fungus: States, UTs given additional 61,120 anti-fungal drug vials, says Union minister Sadananda Gowda

Black fungus: States, UTs given additional 61,120 anti-fungal drug vials, says Union minister Sadananda Gowda

Amphotericin-B is used to treat mucormycosis, also known as black fungus, which damages the nose, eyes, sinuses, and sometimes even the b...Read More

Indore: Government-run Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital sees 49 black fungus deaths in 40 days

Indore: Government-run Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital sees 49 black fungus deaths in 40 days

The hospital, attached to Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, had 614 black fungus patients, of which 283 have been discharged and 4...Read More

Black Fungus: 3,293 vials of fake Amphotericin-B injections found at Delhi doctor's house; 7 arrested

Black Fungus: 3,293 vials of fake Amphotericin-B injections found at Delhi doctor's house; 7 arrested

On June 16, active cases of Mucormycosis in India were 27,142.

Black fungus cases rise, Jharkhand on high alert

Black fungus cases rise, Jharkhand on high alert

A total of 79 confirmed and 53 suspected cases have been reported to date in 18 of the 24 districts

Mucormycosis effect: Four children of varying ages lose an eye

Mucormycosis effect: Four children of varying ages lose an eye

There is a new paediatric post-Covid nightmare doctors are grappling with. Four children of varying ages have each lost an eye to the dre...Read More

Indore: 25 percent of new black fungus patients have no Covid record, says Indore doctor

Indore: 25 percent of new black fungus patients have no Covid record, says Indore doctor

Earlier, doctors had said that most of the patients suffering from black fungus were found to be Covid-19 survivors.

Jharkhand declares black fungus as epidemic

Jharkhand declares black fungus as epidemic

The Jharkhand government on Tuesday declared mucormycosis an epidemic amid the rising number of cases in the state. There are 130 suspect...Read More

Black fungus cases in Maharashtra soar to 7,395

Black fungus cases in Maharashtra soar to 7,395

Maharashtra's cumulative count of black fungus or mucormycosis cases reached 7,395 on Sunday, as per the state health department. Of thes...Read More

Bihar: Doctors in Patna remove cricket ball-sized black fungus from 60-year-old man's brain

Bihar: Doctors in Patna remove cricket ball-sized black fungus from 60-year-old man's brain

Doctors in Bihar's Patna based Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) successfully removed a cricket ball-sized mucormycosis...Read More

COVID-19: No tax on black fungus medicines, 5% GST on vaccines, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

COVID-19: No tax on black fungus medicines, 5% GST on vaccines, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Amid the ongoing second wave and the possibility of the third wave of COVID 19 pandemic, the GST Council at its 44th meeting on Saturday ...Read More

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FPJ Legal: Bombay HC disturbed to note 82 fatalities due to black fungus within 36 hours across state

FPJ Legal: Bombay HC disturbed to note 82 fatalities due to black fungus within 36 hours across state

Bench orders authorities to ensure there is no death for want of essential drugs

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