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Nasal Myiasis : Maggots in Nose

Other Names: Myiasis narium Maggots in nose Larvae in nose Myiasis is the infestation of tissue with fly larvae, commonly referred to as maggots. Maggots infest nose, nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses causing extensive destruction and obvious deformity. Etiology or Cause: Flies especially of genus Chrysomyia – Chrysomia bezianna(other common species are Lucilia hominivora or Sacrophaga […]

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