CRCM  Vol.2 No.4 , July 2013
An unusual cause of late tracheostomy bleed
ABSTRACT

Human myiasis is common in the tropical and subtropical areas of the world. Tracheostomal myiasis is a rare entity, and only 7 such cases have been reported in literature. Our study emphasizes the importance of health education with regards to hygiene, sanitation and home tracheostomy tube care especially in immunocompromised individuals.


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Hemanth, V. , Kumar, C. , Manikandan, D. , Musarrat, F. , Preetham, A. and Paulraj, M. (2013) An unusual cause of late tracheostomy bleed. Case Reports in Clinical Medicine, 2, 260-262. doi: 10.4236/crcm.2013.24071.
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