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Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan and Karthikeyan, Arjunan NASAL MYASIS AN ANALYSIS. ENT Scholar.

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    This article discusses Nasal myasis, its common causes and treatment modalities followed to remove the same. Myasis Narium is also commonly known as Peenash in India. Maggots are larvae hatched from eggs laid inside the nasal cavity by certain flies. The commonest fly implicated being Sarcophagia Georginia. These flies gets attracted by stench emenating from the nasal cavity of patients. They manage to lay eggs inside the nasal cavity. These flies are capable of laying more than 200 eggs at a time. These eggs take just a day to hatch

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Myasis, nasal myasis, drtbalu, otolaryngology online
    Subjects: Medicine and Dentistry > Others in Medicine and Dentistry > Medicine and Dentistry not elsewhere classified
    Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
    Depositing User: Dr Thiagarajan Balasubramanian
    Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2012 17:31
    Last Modified: 30 Jun 2012 17:31
    URI: http://opendepot.org/id/eprint/1264

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