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8th Edition of International Conference on Dentistry
and Oral Health

August 24-26, 2023

August 24-26, 2023 | London, UK
ICDO 2022

Vinay Mohan

Vinay Mohan, Speaker at Dental conference 2022
K D Dental College, India
Title: COVID-19 Complications in head and neck region

Abstract:

With the surge of cases during the second wave of COVID-19, India faced a number of Mucormycosis cases, a rare but potentially fatal fungal infection, caused by the mucormycetes. The increased prevalence of Mucormycosis among COVID-19 patients may be associated with increased use of steroids, or the possible immunocompromised state caused by SARS-CoV2 or co-existing conditions such as Diabetes Mellitus. Presenting a case of post COVID-19 Sino-alveolar Mucormycosis infection where the patient had been tested positive for COVID-19 with superimposed Diabetes Mellitus, thus treated according to the persisting protocols. Following recovery, he developed multiple abscess and mild pain in left maxillary region. A diagnosis of Mucormycosis was established after Contrast Enhanced Computed Tomography(CECT) and cytology. Management was done with surgical debridement and antifungal therapy. Patient recovered and was discharged  from hospital after 10 days.

Biography:

Prof Dr. Vinay Mohan, BDS from C.O.D.S affiliated to M.A.H.E.,Manipal  , and post graduated as MDS Oral Medicine & Radiology in 2007 from K L E S dental college Belgaum.. He is working as Professor at the K D Dental College and Hospital Mathura since 20016. He has published more than 40 articles in various indexed journals.

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