INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY, vol.23, no.5, pp.387-388, 2013 (SCI-Expanded)
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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Background. Myiasis is the infestation of live human and vertebrate animal with larvae of Diptera fly which feed on the host dead or living tissue. Gingival myiasis is a very rare disease and associated with poor oral hygiene, senility, suppurative oral lesions, mental retardation and other conditions.