The name of myasis has been given to the presence of these larv in a wound.
The best authenticated cases of myasis of the urinary passage have been due to larv of Fannia.
myasis—By this term (spelled also myiasis, and myiosis), is meant parasitism by dipterous larv.
A case of myasis aurium accompanying the radical mastoid operation.
myiasis my·ia·sis (mī'ə-sĭs, mī-ī'ə-sĭs)
n. pl. -ses (-sēz)
Infestation of tissue by fly larvae.
A disease resulting from such infestation.