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Iran J War Public Health 2021, 13(3): 0-0 Back to browse issues page
Fungemia and Fungal Diseases as Complication of COVID19
Shahbaa K. AL-Taee 1, Zahraa M. AL-Jumaa2, Eman Sami Y. Al-Sarraj3, Adel J. Hussein4, Basil A. Abbas5
1- Department of Pathology and Poultry Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine/ University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq , media.2t.media@gmail.com
2- Department of Pathology and Poultry Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine/ University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq
3- Al-Noor University College, Department of Pharmacy, Mosul, Iraq.
4- Department of Anatomy and Histology, College of Veterinary Medicine/ University of Basrah, Basrah, Iraq
5- Departement Microbiology, College of Veterinary Medicine/ University of Basrah, Basrah, Iraq
Abstract:   (2129 Views)
The influence of co-infections on the morbidity and mortality of the new clinical syndrome coronavirus disease 2019 is unknown (COVID-19). Fungal agent of  aspergillosis, mucormycosis and candidiasis are  the main  super infection occur as complicated to COVID-19 and may related to ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) , diabetic disease or long time exposure to corticosteroid that cause immune -suppressive even cytokine storm all this factors act as risk factors for  fungaemias and fungal shock that cause sever inflammation, disturbances in blood circulation with  sepsis and damage  in many organs. Therefore, this review  aimed to identify the main fungal agent and explain the pathogenesis and pathological aspect as complicated to COVID-19.
Keywords: |COVID-19|Super infection|Fungal complication|mucoromycosis ,
     
Article Type: Original Research | Subject: Health Service Standards of Veterans or Handicapped
Received: 2021/08/29 | Accepted: 2021/08/30 | Published: 2021/09/21


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