Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Case of the week 170

Multiple arthropods were submitted for identification to the Clinical Parasitology laboratory. No history was provided. A representative arthropod is shown below. How would you sign this case out?


Anonymous said...

Some sort of fly larvae possibly
bot fly. Just guessing. Looks like it is looking for a place to burrow.

Anonymous said...

syrphid fly larva (entomophagous spp)?