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How to prevent Mucormycosis? Dos and don'ts for black fungus in COVID patients

DNA Sunday, 9 May 2021
An advisory by ICMR stated that Mucormycosis mainly affects people who are on medication that reduces their ability to fight environmental pathogens.
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