Various pathologies affect the palate. These include ulcerations, minor salivary gland tumours, epulis fissuratum, syphilis, fungal infection, carcinoma and others. Among the fungal infections, mucormycosis is one of the common diseases affecting the palate specially, in an immunocompromised patient. This case report, presents a case of mucormycosis in an immunocompetent patient which was treated surgically.
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Ritika Gupta, Rashmi Saikhedkar. Spontaneous Necrosis of the Maxilla in an Immunocompetent Patient: A Case Report. Res. J. Pharmacology and Pharmacodynamics. 2019; 11(3): 89-91. doi: 10.5958/2321-5836.2019.00014.4