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Wound myiasis resulting from a neglected insect bite wound
  • Anil Suryabanshi,
  • Binita Timilsina,
  • Namrata Khadka
Anil Suryabanshi
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Binita Timilsina
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Namrata Khadka
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Abstract

Infestation of maggots in humans is rare because human is an accidental host for many dipterous larval species. We present a case of wound myiasis in a homeless person that resulted from a neglected minor insect bite wound.