Miasi cutanea da Cordylobia anthropophaga in un viaggiatore di ritorno dal Senegal

Translated title of the contribution: Cutaneous myiasis from Cordylobia anthropophaga in a traveller returning from Senegal

Francesco Maria Fusco, Salvatore Nardiello, Giuseppina Brancaccio, Raffaele Rossiello, Giovanni Battista Gaeta

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Abstract

Myiasis is the infestation of human or animal tissues by fly larvae. The disease is widespread especially in tropical countries. Here we report a case of myiasis due to Cordylobia anthropophaga that occurred in a traveller returning from Senegal. This case has some peculiar characteristics, regarding the site of the lesion and the clinical presentation.

Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)109-111
Number of pages3
JournalInfezioni in Medicina
Volume13
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2005

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Fusco, F. M., Nardiello, S., Brancaccio, G., Rossiello, R., & Gaeta, G. B. (2005). Miasi cutanea da Cordylobia anthropophaga in un viaggiatore di ritorno dal Senegal. Infezioni in Medicina, 13(2), 109-111.

Miasi cutanea da Cordylobia anthropophaga in un viaggiatore di ritorno dal Senegal. / Fusco, Francesco Maria; Nardiello, Salvatore; Brancaccio, Giuseppina; Rossiello, Raffaele; Gaeta, Giovanni Battista.

In: Infezioni in Medicina, Vol. 13, No. 2, 06.2005, p. 109-111.

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Fusco, FM, Nardiello, S, Brancaccio, G, Rossiello, R & Gaeta, GB 2005, 'Miasi cutanea da Cordylobia anthropophaga in un viaggiatore di ritorno dal Senegal', Infezioni in Medicina, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 109-111.
Fusco FM, Nardiello S, Brancaccio G, Rossiello R, Gaeta GB. Miasi cutanea da Cordylobia anthropophaga in un viaggiatore di ritorno dal Senegal. Infezioni in Medicina. 2005 Jun;13(2):109-111.
Fusco, Francesco Maria ; Nardiello, Salvatore ; Brancaccio, Giuseppina ; Rossiello, Raffaele ; Gaeta, Giovanni Battista. / Miasi cutanea da Cordylobia anthropophaga in un viaggiatore di ritorno dal Senegal. In: Infezioni in Medicina. 2005 ; Vol. 13, No. 2. pp. 109-111.
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