ophthalmomyiasis

noun

oph·​thal·​mo·​my·​ia·​sis äf-ˌthal-mō-mī-ˈī-ə-səs How to pronounce ophthalmomyiasis (audio)
plural ophthalmomyiases -ˌsēz How to pronounce ophthalmomyiasis (audio)
: infestation of the eye with fly larvae (as Oestrus ovis)

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“Ophthalmomyiasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ophthalmomyiasis. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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