Intestinal myiasis

Jamie S Barkin, C. MacLeod, P. Hamelik

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With international travel increasing to more rural areas, physicians must be aware of the accidental ingestion of fly ova from contaminated food, which results in the fecal passage of these nondigestible eggs. The purpose of this report is to review this entity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)560-561
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology
Issue number9
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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Barkin, J. S., MacLeod, C., & Hamelik, P. (1983). Intestinal myiasis. American Journal of Gastroenterology, 78(9), 560-561.