Ophthalmomyiasis.

Abstract

Ophthalmomyiasis is a rare condition. Here two such patients, one of 70-year-old male farmer with history of neglected trauma presented with painful swelling with sinus of right orbit and the second one of 65-year-old female destitute who presented with fungating mass near the medial canthus of left eye with pain and bleeding are reported. All the maggots were removed after applying ether.

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@article{Biswas2005Ophthalmomyiasis, title={Ophthalmomyiasis.}, author={Pradyot Narayan Biswas and Sanjay K. Thakur and Hiranmoy Mukherjee and Gautam Bhaduri}, journal={Journal of the Indian Medical Association}, year={2005}, volume={103 10}, pages={539, 542} }