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Urogenital myiasis due to Chrysomyia bezziana

Author(s): Wadhwa V | Kharbanda P | Rai S | Uppal B

Journal: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology
ISSN 0255-0857

Volume: 24;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 70;
Date: 2006;
Original page

Keywords: Genitourinary myiasis | Chrysomyia bezziana

Genitourinary myiasis, associated with ulcerating lesions and poor hygiene of the local site, has been infrequently reported. We report a case of 45 year-old urinary incontinent female suffering from carcinoma cervix, who presented with genitourinary myiasis. The larva was identified as of Chrysomyia bezziana Villeneuve ( C. bezziana ).
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