Title

Dermal myiasis of the eyelid

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-1986

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

https://doi.org/10.1016/S0161-6420(86)33593-0

Abstract

A case report describes the clinical findings of dermal myiasis of the upper eyelid in a 6-year-old girl from South America. Dermal myiasis due to Dermatobia hominis can simulate a common furuncle and is known to occur in world travelers.

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Citation / Publisher Attribution

American Academy of Ophthalmology, v. 93, issue 9, p. 1225–1227

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