An Indian doctor examines patients inside a Covid-19 care centre in New Delhi. Photo: EPA
An Indian doctor examines patients inside a Covid-19 care centre in New Delhi. Photo: EPA

India’s Covid-19 patients have a new problem: cytomegalovirus

  • In the latest complication after ‘black fungus’, doctors are treating patients showing symptoms such as pneumonia and intestinal bleeding
  • Doctors suspect steroids used to treat coronavirus patients are responsible, but also that Covid-19 is capable of ‘severe immune suppression’

An Indian doctor examines patients inside a Covid-19 care centre in New Delhi. Photo: EPA
An Indian doctor examines patients inside a Covid-19 care centre in New Delhi. Photo: EPA
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