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IP International Journal of Medical Microbiology and Tropical Diseases

Coinfection of mucormycosis and aspergillus in a diabetic patient: A rare entity

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Author Details : Manju Kumari*, Purnima Malhotra, Minakshi Bhardwaj

Volume : 5, Issue : 4, Year : 2019

Article Page : 241-243

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Mucormycosis is a life threating infection caused by mucorales occurring in immunocompromised /diabetic
individuals. Aspergillosis caused by aspergillus also causes a fatal disease in these individuals. A very few
cases of coinfection of aspergillosis and mucormycosis are reported in diabetic patients in the literature.
Here, we report this coinfection in a 60-years old female.

Keywords: Mucormycosis, Aspergillosis, Diabetes, Coinfection.

Doi : 10.18231/j.ijmmtd.2019.055

How to cite : Kumari M, Malhotra P, Bhardwaj M, Coinfection of mucormycosis and aspergillus in a diabetic patient: A rare entity. IP Int J Med Microbiol Trop Dis 2019;5(4):241-243

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