Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Short Communication Volume 3 Issue 7

What is Mucormycosis?

Gaurav Mittal*

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Institute of Dental Studies and Technologies, India

*Corresponding Author: Gaurav Mittal, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Institute of Dental Studies and Technologies, India.

Received: June 23, 2021; Published: June 29, 2021

  As world is reeling from the effects of COVID -19 pandemic, an occurrence of fungal disorder popularly called as black fungus grabbed the headlines of the media all around the world. Shortly afterwards a relation between the persisting viral infection and the sudden rise of otherwise dormant fungal infection was established. The state of Gujarat itself reported around 3726 cases with approximately 14,872 cases all across India following which the authorities quickly formed dedicated teams to manage the spiraling situation as we stood to stabilize the already precarious situation.


Citation: Gaurav Mittal. “What is Mucormycosis?". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 3.7 (2021): 93-94.


Copyright: © 2021 Gaurav Mittal. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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