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BMJ Case Reports; Das S, Gaur NK et. al.
Jul 25th, 2021 - Infestation of any dead or necrotic tissues by the larvae of flies (maggots) is myiasis. This form of habitation is not restricted to any particular tissues in the body and can occur anywhere. However, myiasis at the surgical stoma site is very ra...
Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology; Brito LGO, Lisboa RBB et. al.
Jul 19th, 2021 - Vaginal correction of genital prolapse treated for myiasis.|2021|Brito LGO,Lisboa RBB,Chaim SO,Juliato CRT,|
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease; Chang KM, Donaghy HJ
Jul 18th, 2021 - Myiasis in a returning traveller.|2021|Chang KM,Donaghy HJ,|
Journal of Stomatology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Jain A, Taneja S
Jul 15th, 2021 - Oral myiasis is a rare condition caused by Dipteran larvae that feed on living or dead tissues, ingested food or body fluids. It affects immunocompromised individuals with low socioeconomic status or those unable to maintain proper hygiene. Cases ...
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Ou J, Huang Y
Jul 9th, 2021 - We describe a case of nasal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in a 79-year-old Chinese patient accompany with nasal myiasis. The first 2 biopsies in this case were false negative. Subsequently, nasal maggots developed in this patient. After removing all magg...
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Dr. Donna Bilu Martin
Nov 14th, 2016 - Cutaneous larva migrans Cutaneous larva migrans (CLM) presents as a self-limited cutaneous eruption. It is also known as creeping eruption.
Dec 9th, 2014 - Conclusion We present 2 cases of travelers returning to North America from Senegal with C anthropophaga furuncular myiasis. Careful review of travel history, physical examination, and identification of fly larvae are important for diagnosis.
History: A 66-year-old Caucasian male presented with a chief complaint of a nonhealing bump on his left forearm for the past several weeks. He returned to the United States recently after traveling in Central America for 2 months. He recalls being...