Persistent eyelid swelling in a child: lest myiasis be forgot


KARADAĞ ÖNCEL E. , CENGİZ A. B. , ÖZER BEKMEZ B.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.173, ss.1649, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 173 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00431-013-2218-x
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1649

Özet

Myiasis involving the eyelid is uncommon. Herein, we present an 8-year-old boy who was diagnosed with preseptal cellulitis, yet a single larva was eventually extracted from his eyelid.