Clinical Practice and Cases in Emergency Medicine
Sonographic Detection of Cutaneous Myiasis
- Author(s): Nicholas, Elizabeth
- Gaskin, Kevin
- Wojcik, Susan
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5811/cpcem.2019.7.43250
Cutaneous maggots are occasionally encountered in the emergency department. We present a case in which maggots were visually identified and ultrasound was used to detect additional maggots below the skin crevices in a patient with elephantiasis nostras verrucosa.