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David Denning: the need to improve diagnosis & treatment of fungal keratitis

David Denning: the need to improve diagnosis & treatment of fungal keratitis

May 15, 2021

Professor David Denning is the Professor of Infectious Diseases in Global Health at The University of Manchester, and Chief Executive of GAFFI.

David Denning: Rapid spread of mucormycosis amongst COVID patients in India.

David Denning: Rapid spread of mucormycosis amongst COVID patients in India.

May 10, 2021
  • Leading global fungal infection charity GAFFI has issued guidelines to help patients and carers manage the condition

Multiple reports from India have identified the otherwise rare fungal infection mucormycosis affecting many patients and leaving major disfigurement or death. High numbers have been seen in Gujrat, Maharastra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Chandigarh and Punjab but very few cases in the eastern part of India.

David Denning: Rapid spread of Mucormycosis amongst COVID patients in India. (longer version)

David Denning: Rapid spread of Mucormycosis amongst COVID patients in India. (longer version)

May 10, 2021
  • Leading global fungal infection charity GAFFI has issued guidelines to help patients and carers manage the condition

Multiple reports from India have identified the otherwise rare fungal infection mucormycosis affecting many patients and leaving major disfigurement or death. High numbers have been seen in Gujrat, Maharastra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Chandigarh and Punjab but very few cases in eastern part of India.

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