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CASE REPORT

Management of AKI in Rhino-sinosal Mucormycosis Treated with Amphotericin B

Srinivas M Prasad, MVS Shreyas, MS Prakash, S Santhosh

Keywords : COVID-19, Fungal infection, Hypervolemia

Citation Information : Prasad SM, Shreyas M, Prakash M, Santhosh S. Management of AKI in Rhino-sinosal Mucormycosis Treated with Amphotericin B. J Med Sci 2020; 6 (4):70-73.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10045-00161

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 30-11-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; The Author(s).


Abstract

We describe a case of rhino-sinosal mucormycosis in a CAT-B coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) patient who developed an AKI, 2 weeks following her recovery from COVID-19. The case report explores the impact of appropriate fluid balance on the treatment of AKI in a patient receiving Inj amphotericin B for the management of rhino-sinosal mucormycosis which she contracted during her COVID-19 infection.


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