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Mucormycosis is a dangerous fungal disease caused by a group of moulds identified as mucormycetes.
Mucormycosis is more commonly observed in patients with underlying medical conditions such as; diabetic
acidosis, acute leukemia and patients under corticosteroids or cytotoxic drugs. Depending on the patient’s,
mortality rates can be up to 100%. Initial diagnosis and rapid treatment can decrease the mortality and morbidity
of this dangerous fungal disease.