AIIMS to develop guidelines to treat black fungus

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All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is developing guidelines to treat black fungus or Mucormycosis, sources said on Tuesday. Cases of black fungus have been reported in the country including Karnataka, Uttarakhand, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar.

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Published on May 21, 2021 -  01:35
White Fungus: Who are at risk, what are the symptoms and how can it be prevented? | Oneindia News
As the central government asks states to notify black fungus or mucormycosis an epidemic, an infection called white fungus is now creating panic.These new cases of white fungus have been found in Patna, Bihar, and this infection is more dangerous than black fungus.White Fungus can be caused due to low immunity or if people come in contact with things that contain these moulds like water. #WhiteFungus #CoronavirusPandemic

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All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Medical School, Hospital and Public Medical Research University situated in New Delhi, India
Neeraj Nischal, Assistant Professor Department of Medicine at AIIMS on Sunday listed two key factors which will determine Covid waves.
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Dr Guleria said that the virus is still mutating and so there's a need to be careful. The gap between the new waves is shortening and that's worrying.
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AIIMS chief Dr Randeep Guleria on Saturday warned that India could witness a third wave of coronavirus infections in the next 6-8 weeks if people do not adhere..
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Uttarakhand

State in northern India
Uttarakhand government on Sunday announced the extension of the COVID-19 curfew from June 22 to June 29 with certain relaxations.
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Haridwar police on Thursday filed an FIR against Delhi-based Max Corporate Services โ€” the private agency under the scanner for conducting nearly one lakh fake..
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A private agency, which was awarded the contract for Covid testing in key areas of the Kumbh mela in Haridwar and is now under scanner for conducting 1 lakh fake..
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Telangana

State in southern India
The Cabinet took the decision after examining reports submitted by the Medical and Health department officials.
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The Telangana Cabinet is scheduled to meet today to discuss key issues, including the ongoing COVID lockdown, and effect of monsoon on agriculture.
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For a second consecutive year, the Telangana government cancelled the class 10 board examination and declared all students qualified.
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Bihar

State in eastern India
In a bid to garner support for his claim on presidentship of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), the isolated prince Chirag Paswan on Sunday announced to launch..
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If Devi continues to show no adverse symptoms, she will be tested for antibodies after 14 days, a senior health official at AIIMS Patna has said.
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Karnataka

State in southern India
The BMTC, KSRTC, and BMRC have released separate statements and appealed to passengers to strictly follow the Covid protocols.
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The Karnataka government also announced that the night curfew will remain in place across the state between 7 pm to 5 am till further order.
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Karnataka government announces relaxations for next phas of unlock in the state. Gyms, resturants, resorts; buses and Metro services to function at 50% capacity.
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Maharashtra leads the states with the highest number of infections. It is followed by Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh.
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All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is developing guidelines to treat black fungus or Mucormycosis, sources said on Tuesday. Cases of black fungus...
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