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Lingual necrosis secondary to mucormycosis

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R. Dua, T. Poate, F. Abe, S. Diaz-Cano

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E96-E98
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Volume50
Issue number6
DOIs
PublishedSep 2012

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Abstract

Mucormycosis is a rare fungal infection with a high mortality that affects immunocompromised patients. This is an unusual case of necrosis of the tongue in a patient with pulmonary mucormycosis, diabetes mellitus, and aplastic anaemia.

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