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Lucilia sericata

Known as: Phaenicia sericata, green bottle fly, sheep blowfly 
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
BackgroundDiabetes and its concurrent complications impact a significant proportion of the population of the US and create a… 
Review
2013
Review
2013
In Europe ≈15,000 patients receive larval therapy for wound treatment annually. Over the past few years, clinical studies have… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Myiasis, the invasion of live human tissue by larvae of Diptera, is reported in the nasopharynx and a leg wound in two patients… 
2003
2003
■ ABSTRACT. This paper deals with the distribution and specific richness of Calliphoridae in Argentina. The species treated are… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Adult muscoid flies collected from three dairies and eight commercial poultry ranches in San Bernardino County were tested for… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Background Fly maggots have been known for centuries to help debride and heal wounds. Maggot therapy was first introduced in the… 
1997
1997
We report a case of myiasis caused by Phaenicia sericata during mechanical ventilation. An 86-year-old woman with bronchiectasis… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Insect larvae found on a corpse can be used for estimating postmortem intervals. Here, we describe a molecular method for rapid… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
  • B. Greenberg
  • Journal of medical entomology
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 11333990
Third-instar larvae of Phaenicia sericata were found under a tracheotomy bandage and in the nose of terminally ill patients in 2… 
1978
1978
Abstract The variation in visual acuity with illumination has been studied by monitoring the extracellular response of direction…