What Mucor is.

A. Please explain to me what Mucor is and how a patient is likely to become infected with Mucor. Also describe the pathophysiologic progression of the infection into pneumonia and at least two medical/nursing interventions that would be helpful in treating the patient.

B. What medications and medical treatments are likely to be prescribed by the attending physician on this case? Please list at least three medications and three treatments. Provide rationale for each of the medications and treatments suggested.