How to use excute immediate to execute a procedure?

I have a procedure which check whether another procedure is exist, if exists, then use execute immediate to run the procedure.

select count(distinct name) into l_proCount from user_source where type = 'PROCEDURE' and name like '%LC_DELETEMETADATAFORPROCESS%';
      if(l_proCount > 0)then
         execute immediate 'LC_DELETEMETADATAFORPROCESS(2111,1);';
         end if;

But this not works, it complains error in the execute immediate line.

How to solve this? Any suggestions are welcome, thank you.
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gabesoSolution ArchitectCommented:
Try this line instead:
execute immediate 'LC_DELETEMETADATAFORPROCESS(2111,1)';
c_lawAuthor Commented:
It's not working as well , but I found the solution from Google, need to wrap the begin end to the procedure when using execute immediate to execute procedure.
Why isn't it working well?  Google is correct as you have to have a good executable sql statement in execute immediate. A stand-alone procedure is not an executable statement all alone, a block is.

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c_lawAuthor Commented:
cheers :)
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