A parasitic infection by the larva of certain flies (Hypoderma bovis or H. lineatum). These flies are usually parasites that infect cattle in the warmer areas of the northern hemisphere. Humans are accidental hosts who may inadvertently swallow the eggs. Symptoms depend on where the larva migrate to - neurological and eye symptoms are more likely to produced severe symptoms.


* Mobile swelling * Allergic symptoms * Creeping skin eruption * Eye symptoms * Neurological symptoms


The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Hypodermyasis includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans. * Ivermectin