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    opt to swallow them are at risk of contracting enteric myiasis, an infection that causes severe stomach cramps, nausea and possibly worse, as the hungry larvae can survive in the stomach and tryRead more

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Myiasis (/ˈmaɪ.əsɨs/ or /maɪˈaɪ.əsɨs/) is the parasitic infestation of the body of a live mammal by fly larvae (maggots) that grow inside the host while feeding on its tissue. Although flies are most commonly attracted to open wounds and urine- or feces-soaked fur, some species (including the most common myiatic flies, the botfly, blowfly and screwfly) can create an infestation even on unbroken...More