noun, plural my·a·ses [mahy-uh-seez]. /ˈmaɪ əˌsiz/. Pathology, Veterinary Pathology.
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The name of Myasis has been given to the presence of these larv in a wound.Animal Parasites and Messmates|P. J. Van Beneden
Myasis—By this term (spelled also myiasis, and myiosis), is meant parasitism by dipterous larv.
In the latter type these larv are sometimes the cause of the peculiar "creeping myasis."
Portschinsky reports it as commonly causing subcutaneous myasis of man in Russia.
Such being the case, it is small wonder that this species has been repeatedly reported as causing intestinal myasis.