A 59-year-old COVID-19 affected person, who was additionally detected with black, white and yellow fungus, has handed away right here, the physician treating him mentioned on Saturday. “Kunwar Singh was below remedy however handed away because of toxemia (blood poisoning by toxins) at 7.30 pm on Friday,” Dr. B P Tyagi, an ENT (ear, nostril, throat) specialist at Harsh Hospital within the metropolis’s Raj Nagar space, informed PTI.
The physician mentioned Singh, a lawyer from Sanjay Nagar within the metropolis, had approached him just lately with Covid circumstances.
“The yellow fungus, in addition to white and black fungus, was detected throughout endoscopy on Could 24,” Tyagi added.
In the meantime, he mentioned his hospital is treating one other 59-year-old man from Muradnagar who has additionally been detected with yellow fungus infections.
“The fungus in Rajesh Kumar, a resident of Muradnagar, was detected close to his mind. Half of his jaw has been eliminated,” he mentioned.
He too has toxemia however the degree of an infection is lesser than what Kunwar Singh had, the physician mentioned, including the affected person is on anti-fungal medicine.
Ghaziabad, adjoining Delhi, in western Uttar Pradesh has recorded 432 deaths linked to Covid-19 to date and 1,957 energetic circumstances of coronavirus, in line with official figures up to date until Friday.