Aural myiasis mimicking foreign body in the ear: A case report

  • AD Dunmade
  • S Segun-Busari
  • SO Adebola
Keywords: Keywords, Aural, myiasis, foreign body, ear

Abstract

Despite the relatively common presentation of aural foreign body in the paediatric age group, other uncommon etiologies should be borne in mind. An uncommon presentation of an aural foreign body (myiasis) is presented in a female infant. The need for high index of suspicion and prompt management is emphasized. Keywords: Aural; myiasis; foreign body; ear
Published
2013-07-15
Section
Articles

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