Hypodermyasis: A parasitic infection by the larva of certain flies (Hypoderma bovis or H. lineatum). These flies are usually parasites that infect cattle in the warmer areas of the northern hemisphere. Humans are accidental hosts who may inadvertently swallow the eggs. Symptoms depend on where the larva migrate to - neurological and eye symptoms are more likely to produced severe symptoms.
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Definitions of Hypodermyasis:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Hypodermyasis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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