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Black fungus infections surge in India, states declare it an epidemic

Coronavirus patients in India are facing a new challenge ‘Black fungus’ – a rare fungal infection. It causes blackening or discolouration over the nose, blurred or double vision, chest pain, breathing difficulties and coughing of blood. Doctors believe the use of steroids to treat severe COVID-19 could be causing the condition. Coronavirus patients with diabetes […]