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Year : 1975  |  Volume : 41  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 201-203

Cutaneous Myiasis

AK Hati1, SK Bhattacharya2, Amit Choudhuri3 

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A K Hati

Eight cases of cutaneous myiasis, involving scalp, axila, calf muscle and foot were seen over a period of five years in the department of Medical Entomology, Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine. The offending agents were the were of Chrysomya Bezzianna Villeneuve, the old-world screw-worm fly. The environment, age and sex distribution, number of larvae obtained from the lesions etc. were studied. The line of treatment is given. The significance of this cu s infestation by the Calliphorid fly is discussed.

How to cite this article:
Hati A K, Bhattacharya S K, Choudhuri A. Cutaneous Myiasis.Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1975;41:201-203

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Hati A K, Bhattacharya S K, Choudhuri A. Cutaneous Myiasis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial online] 1975 [cited 2020 Jul 2 ];41:201-203
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