Mucor

Sites

  • Lung→ pneumonia, sinuses→ invasive sinusitis

Etiology

  • Fungus

Risk Factors

  • DM or otherwise compromised

Symptoms

  • F
  • Cough, SOB
  • Ha
  • Facial pain

Physical Exam Findings

  • F
  • Sinus pain
  • Nasal d/c
  • Palatal necrosis
  • Crackles, ronchi, other lung findings if pneumonia