accidental myiasis

accidental myiasis

gastrointestinal myiasis from ingestion of contaminated food.
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ac·ci·den·tal my·i·a·sis

(ak-si-den'tăl mī-ī'ă-sis)
Gastrointestinal myiasis from ingestion of contaminated food.
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ac·ci·den·tal my·i·a·sis

(ak-si-den'tăl mī-ī'ă-sis)
Gastrointestinal infection due to ingestion of contaminated food.
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Most of the fly species that cause intestinal infestation are considered facultative or accidental myiasis [5].
* Accidental Myiasis: Larvae are ingested along with food producing infection.
We report a case of pseudomyiasis (accidental myiasis) in a 52-year-old man who had previously undergone surgery and placement of a tracheostomy tube for laryngeal cancer.
Accidental myiasis: Flies lay eggs on food stuffs which cause infection when ingested (4).