‘Uncontrolled diabetes with COVID can also predispose to development of black fungus’: AIIMS Director

New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Dr Randeep Guleria on May 21 informed that uncontrolled diabetes with COVID can also predispose to the development of Mucormycosis or black fungus. Guleria said, “There has been an increasing trend in the fungal infection being seen in COVID patients. This was also reported to some extent during SARS outbreak. Uncontrolled diabetes with COVID can also predispose to the development of Mucormycosis.” AIIMS Director Dr Guleria on black fungus.