E-ISSN 2146-3077
Case Report
Genital Myiasis in a Cat
1 Gaziantep Üniversitesi, Fen-Edebiyat Fakültesi, Zooloji Anabilim Dalı, Biyoloji, Gaziantep  
2 Kocatepe University Veterinary School, Department of Parasitology, Afyonkarahisar  
3 Namık Kemal Üniversitesi, Fen‐Edebiyat Fakültesi, Biyoloji Bölümü, Tekirdağ, Türkiye  
4 Afyon Kocatepe Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi, Parazitoloji Anabilim Dalı, Afyonkarahisar, Türkiye  
Turkiye Parazitol Derg 2008; 32: 241-243

Key Words: Lucilia sericata, larvae, genital myiasis, cat
Abstract

Genital myiasis was diagnosed in a cat which was brought to the clinic for therapy six days after giving birth. Ten dead larvae were collected from its genital organs. During the microscopic examination, the larvae were identified as the third stage larva of Lucilia sericata. 

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