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Introduction: Myiasis

Description of Myiasis

Myiasis (medical condition): A condition that is characterised by the invasion of the body by...more »

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Myiasis: Infestation of a living body part by maggots.

Myiasis: infestation of the body by the larvae of flies (usually through a wound or other opening) or any disease resulting from such infestation.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Myiasis: The invasion of living tissues of man and other mammals by dipterous larvae.
Source: Diseases Database

Myiasis: The invasion of living tissues of man and other mammals by dipterous larvae.
Source: MeSH 2007

Myiasis: Related Topics

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Myiasis: Rare Disease


Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Myiasis as a "rare disease".

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Myiasis as a Disease

Myiasis (medical condition): See Myiasis (disease information).
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Myiasis: Related Diseases

Myiasis: Myiasis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Broader terms for Myiasis

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Myiasis

The following list attempts to classify Myiasis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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