Cordylobia anthropophaga

Known as: cordylobia, tumbu fly 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
A fly larva was recovered from a boil-like lesion on the left leg of a 33-year-old male on 21 November 2016. He has worked in an… (More)
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2013
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2013
BACKGROUND Cordylobia anthropophaga is one of the most common agents of urogenital myiasis in African tropical regions. A case of… (More)
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2013
2013
Two hundred people were randomly selected for myiasis infection in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, except in some states where… (More)
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2013
2013
A 38-year-old healthy Caucasian man presented to the surgical team with a punctured wound on the right side of his scalp. He had… (More)
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2013
2013
Cutaneous myiasis in humans is a temporary parasitic infestation of the skin by fly larvae or maggots of a variety of Dipteran… (More)
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2008
2008
We report on a case of glans penis cutaneous myiasis with Cordylobia anthropophaga acquired from Somalia. The mode of… (More)
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2005
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2005
International travel to tropical countries accounts for an increasing incidence of imported diseases. An unusual case of… (More)
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2005
2005
Myiasis is the infestation of human or animal tissues by fly larvae. The disease is widespread especially in tropical countries… (More)
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1993
1993
BACKGROUND Cordylobia anthropophaga (Blanchard) is a nonhematophagous dipteron belonging to the Calliphoridae family. It produces… (More)
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1993
1993
Five cases of furuncular myiasis due to Cordylobia anthropophaga are reported in Italian tourists coming from Senegal. People who… (More)
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