Volume 75, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645


Infections with larvae of are rare in humans and have mostly affected patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. We report the first case of a patient with malignancy (non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma) and infection of the subcutis and muscles of the hand and forearm. Surgery and antiparasitic chemotherapy led to a complete cure.


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  • Received : 10 Jan 2006
  • Accepted : 18 Jan 2006

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