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Hypodermyasis: Introduction

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. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hypodermyasis is available below.

Symptoms of Hypodermyasis

Treatments for Hypodermyasis

Wrongly Diagnosed with Hypodermyasis?

Causes of Hypodermyasis

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Misdiagnosis and Hypodermyasis

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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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  1. Hypodermyasis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis

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