Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

Apport du laboratoire pour le diagnostic des myiases

Abstract : Myiasis are a living being parasitism with a fly larvae or maggot. Some are obligate parasites, other live in decaying organic matters and accidentally occur on human. Four clinical types can be recognized, cutaneous, subcutaneous, luminal and deep myiasis. A brief identification key for stage III maggots responsible for myiasis is provided, though identification is a specialist matter. Treatment lay on manual removal of fly larvae and wounds careful cleansing. Furthermore, ivermectine is efficient on hypodermosis.
Document type :
Journal articles
Complete list of metadatas

Cited literature [43 references]  Display  Hide  Download
Contributor : Laurent Jonchère <>
Submitted on : Friday, September 25, 2020 - 1:28:43 PM
Last modification on : Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 3:45:51 AM


 Restricted access
To satisfy the distribution rights of the publisher, the document is embargoed until : 2020-11-23

Please log in to resquest access to the document




Claude Guiguen, Sorya Belaz, Dominique Chabasse, Jean-Claude Beaucournu. Apport du laboratoire pour le diagnostic des myiases. Revue Francophone des Laboratoires, Elsevier, 2020, 2020 (522), pp.72--80. ⟨10.1016/S1773-035X(20)30167-2⟩. ⟨hal-02948494⟩



Record views