Primary cutaneous mucormycosis in an immunocompetent host
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Mucormycosis in immunocompetent hosts is rare, and is often related to trauma. We report a case of primary cutaneous mucormycosis in a 26 year old immunocompetent female due to Mucor species. A combination of Amphotericin B and surgical debridement completely eradicated the infection.
KeywordsAmphotericin B Broad aseptate hyphae Cutaneous mucormycosis
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