Dr Prabhakar Reddy on increasing black fungus cases
Kurnool: Black fungus or Mucormycosis cases increasing rapidly in Kurnool and creating panic among the people. Reacting to the issue, Dr Prabhakar Reddy asked the people not to get panic over black fungus and said that it is not a new infection. Speaking to the media, he said that diabetic patients with high blood sugar levels, after recovering from the coronavirus, are more vulnerable to black fungus. He stated people, who failed to control diabetics, are having more chances to get infected. Prabhakar mentioned that the black fungus was detected in cancer patients and who underwent organ transplantation.