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MUCORMYCOSIS IN ORAL CAVITY IN POST COVID PATIENTS

Covid 19 is a viral infection and its primary site of infection are the lungs. In recent times, there seems to be a few cases showing oral manifestations. This is being encountered, though rarely, in patients who have had covid 19. Other than the usual  symptoms seen in covid positive patients, mucormycosis of oral cavity presents with fungal white patches on tongue. In some cases ulcers in mouth and gingivitis have also been reported. The reason for these oral manifestations could be due [...]

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