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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 28  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 39-43

An unveiled innocuous oral ulcer: Report of a rare case


1 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, ESIC Dental College, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Shalakya (Ayurveda Eye and ENT), Tibbia College and Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Khushboo Singh
Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi - 110 002
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0972-1363.189986

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Mucoepidermoid carcinoma (MEC) is the most common primary salivary gland neoplasm frequently affecting the parotid gland. We report a case of MEC in a 24-year-old male in the retromolar area, which on initial examination gave impression of an innocuous-appearing traumatic ulcer but on histopathological examination turned out be an aggressive MEC. This article also shows the role of traditional therapy with Ayurveda in the management of this case. However, there are no previous scientific evidences in literature for treatment with such type of therapy.


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