Barazi R* and Dabbous H
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, LebanonFulltext PDF
Nasal myiasis, defined as the infestation of tissue by larvae is an uncommon occurrence that has been described in a few case reports, mainly in elderly or debilitated individuals. An Oestrus ovis larvae is one of the common parasite to affect the nose in the human host. The authors describe a case of nasal myiasis caused by Oestrus ovis in a pediatric immunocompromised patient, managed by endoscopic extraction of the larvae.
Barazi R, Dabbous H. Nasal Myiasis in Pediatric Age Group: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Ann Clin Otolaryngol. 2020; 5(1): 1040.