'Black Fungus not a new disease': AIIMS doctor demystifies Mucormycosis | Covid
Published on Jun 08, 2021 09:41 PM IST
Amid soaring cases of Mucormycosis, Hindustan Times spoke to Dr. Anupam Ranjan, an emergency physician at AIIMS. Dr. Ranjan busted myths around the disease also known as Black Fungus. He revealed how self-medication, purchase and admission of over-the-counter steroids is contributing to the rise in cases. Several states have now declared the disease, which affects Covid patients, an epidemic. Watch the full video for more details.