myiasis

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myiasis

[′mī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
Infestation of vertebrates by the larvae, or maggots, of flies.
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In total, 25 cases (14 men and 11 women) of cutaneous myiasis were recorded.
Human cutaneous myiasis may be more widespread in the Eastern Cape than previously reported (Fig.
The incidence of oral myiasis is less in literature as compared to cutaneous myiasis.
Cutaneous myiasis caused by Tumbu fly larvae, Cordyloba anthropophaga in south western Saudi Arabia.
We report a rare case of cutaneous myiasis caused by C.
A case of endemic cutaneous myiasis Br J Dermatol 1964, 76, 218-22.

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