Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as myiasis.

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Examples

  • These flesh-flies are called creophilæ, and the condition they produce is called myiosis.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Finlayson of Glasgow has recently reported an interesting case in a physician who, after protracted constipation and pain in the back and sides, passed large numbers of the larvæ of the flower-fly, anthomyia cani-cularis, and there are other instances of myiosis interna from swallowing the larvæ of the common house-fly.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Finlayson of Glasgow has recently reported an interesting case in a physician who, after protracted constipation and pain in the back and sides, passed large numbers of the larvae of the flower-fly, anthomyia canicularis, and there are other instances of myiosis interna from swallowing the larvae of the common house-fly.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • These flesh-flies are called creophilae, and the condition they produce is called myiosis.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

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