[The earwig (author's transl)].

  • H. W. Pau
  • Published 1979 in Laryngologie, Rhinologie, Otologie


It is still a common belief that the earwig likes to penetrate into the external auditory canal. This paper is concerned with the question, whether the name of the animal is justified and what was written about it in former centuries.

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@article{Pau1979TheE, title={[The earwig (author's transl)].}, author={H. W. Pau}, journal={Laryngologie, Rhinologie, Otologie}, year={1979}, volume={58 10}, pages={801-4} }