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An unusual case of lip hyperplasia and ulceration
  • Maria da Cunha,
  • Tiago Marques MD
Maria da Cunha
Centro Hospitalar Universitário Lisboa Norte EPE

Corresponding Author:mariasprcunha@gmail.com

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Tiago Marques MD
Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte EPE
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Paracoccidiomycosis is a systemic fungal infection present in certain regions of South America; although it predominantly affects the lungs, it may cause oral disease. This case was characterized by upper lip swelling and ulceration, in which the correct diagnosis was initially delayed due to lack of awareness of this disease.
23 Sep 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
26 Sep 2022Assigned to Editor
26 Sep 2022Submission Checks Completed
03 Oct 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned
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