Volume 99, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



We report a case of human cutaneous myiasis by , contracted by a farmer who never traveled outside Italy. Identification at species level has been performed by both morphological examination and sequencing of cytochrome c oxidase subunit I gene. This is the first description of human hypodermosis by contracted in Europe.


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  • Received : 02 Feb 2018
  • Accepted : 30 Apr 2018
  • Published online : 16 Jul 2018

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