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Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend

Source: yeeyi.com
[Social News]     13 Jan 2020
9News reported that a mysterious flesh-eating fungus was found in northern Queensland, causing people to fall ill. A patient from Mossman, a "new case in Queensland," has been confirmed to have a Daintree ulcer. It's a skin disease that grows slowly and destroys tissue, with different geographical names, in Africa it's called Buruli ulcer, and in Victoria it's called Bairnsdale ulcer.

9News reported that a mysterious flesh-eating fungus was found in northern Queensland, causing people to fall ill.

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend
Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend


"New Cases in Kunming"

A patient from Mossman has been confirmed to have a Daintree ulcer.

It`s a skin disease that grows slowly and destroys tissue, with different geographical names, in Africa it`s called Buruli ulcer, and in Victoria it`s called Bairnsdale ulcer.

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend

Authorities warns people in the region to avoid exposure to water and soil and to protect themselves from mosquito bites.

But it`s unclear how the bug spread.

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend


"Experts advise: stay away from water and soil"

Dr Richard Gair, director of the Cairns Centre for Tropical Public Health Services (Tropical Public Health Services Cairns), said:" Despite extensive research, the pathogen`s transmission mechanism is unclear but may be linked to exposure to soil, water or insects. "

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend

"While studying how the infection spreads, people are advised to avoid contact with soil or water as much as possible, and especially in the Daintree and Mossman areas, where mosquito bites can be avoided by covering the body with clothing and using insect repellents. "

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend


"Virginia also has, cannot eradicate"

Crucially, the disease, caused by Mycobacterium ulcera, is closely linked to tuberculosis and leprosy and requires antibiotic and surgical treatment if necessary.

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend

There is no clear indication of how it has spread, and the authorities have thus been unable to eradicate it.

In Australia, the case has been isolated on the Bellarine and Mornington peninsulas in northern Queensland, Virginia.

Be careful! Australian new secret meat fungus cases, unknown sources, gnawing skin! It's closely related to tuberculosis and leprosy, which experts recommend

Since 2013, the incidence in these areas has increased year by year.

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