First Black Fungus case linked to corona virus in Argentina - Health News

First Black Fungus case linked to corona virus in Argentina – Health News

Argentina’s Ministry of National HealthA patient with Covid-19 in Formosa state later ‘Kara mantarHe confirmed that he had a disease known as mucormycosis.

In the ministry statement, it was announced that the 47-year-old woman was discharged after Covid-19 treatment, and then the symptoms of black fungus began in the patient on May 11. The first case Covid-19 It was stated that he had high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes before his death.


Argentina Ministry of Health, first kintermediate mushroom caseHe explained that after being discharged from Covid-19, he applied to the otolaryngology clinic due to headache, sensory disturbance and palate wounds.

It was stated that a sample was taken from the patient on June 9, and the diagnosis of black fungus was made on June 12, and the patient was treated in isolation. The ministry also identified another possible case of Covid-19 related to a deceased person in Buenos Aires province. mukormikoz He said his case was being investigated.


The ministry noted that mucormycosis (Black Fungus) is very rare in the general population, with a mortality rate of 40 to 80 percent. Explaining its relationship with Covid-19, the Ministry of Health, Covid-19 treatment He stated that the weakened immune system afterwards provides an environment for opportunistic bacteria and fungi and early diagnosis accelerates the treatment positively.


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