myiasis definition

  • noun:
    • Infestation of muscle by fly larvae.
    • A disease caused by infestation of muscle by fly larvae.
    • The infestation of a living vertebrate by maggots.
    • The infestation of humans by dipterous alongside pest larva).
    • infestation regarding the body because of the larvae of flies (usually through a wound or any other orifice) or any condition resulting from such infestation

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