E-ISSN 2146-3077
Case Report
A Case of Nasomyiasis Whose Agent Was Sarcophaga sp.
1 Denizli Devlet Hastanesi, Parazitoloji Bölümü, Denizli, Türkiye  
2 Atatürk Training and Research Hospital, Laboratory of Clinical Microbiology  
3 Ege Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Parazitoloji Anabilim Dalı, İzmir  
4 Atatürk Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Laboratuvar Şefliği, İzmir  
5 Ege Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Parazitoloji Anabilim Dalı, İzmir, Türkiye  
Turkiye Parazitol Derg 2006; 30: 330-332

Key Words: Sarcophaga sp., nasomyiasis

Sixteen larvae fell from the nose of a 16-year-old girl, who had been hospitalized in the anesthesia intensive care unit for 4 days because of a traffic accident and had been evaluated as E1M2V1 according to Glaskow Coma Scale. These larvae were examined macroscopically and microscopically and it was determined that they were second stage Sarcophage spp. larvae. There was no lesion in the nose of the patient.

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