My husband-M Hari Hara Subramanian, Age 40 was diagnosed with mucormycosis (Black Fungus infection)on 27th May 2021. On 28th May 2021 first surgery was performed left orbital debridement, endoscopic fungal debridement and endoscopic septoplasty.(Left eye removed and sinus area cleared).Due to further spread of the fungal infection, On 7th June Second Surgery- Hemi maxillectomy and endoscopic fungal debridement were performed.(Left upper jaw bone removed) Date of discharge 23 June 2021.
Post the date of discharge he was on Black fungal medication for a period of three months. He is currently able to take only liquid diet (Jul 21 to Jul 22) as there is a big hole inside the mouth.
We are working on medical restoration procedures to place left artificial jaw, teeth and artificial eye. The restoration process will happen in a phased manner. The surgery cost for restoration of left upper Jaw is expected to be around 8 Lakhs and is expected to be performed in 3rd week of July 2022 at a private hospital in Anna Nagar, Chennai. We humbly request your support and pray for his recovery