Maggot therapy

What is Maggot therapy?

In this therapy live maggots are subjected on a live wound or skin surface in order for them to eat the necrotic wounded tissue or skin etc

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HI I am a 43 year old man with what I have been told e.coli on my skin. It has caused an area with a lesion . The doctor hs put me on strong...

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Using the term surgery might make it sound like a big procedure but it will probably be a small procedure called...

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I got wound couse by galvanized iron and it is deep wound So my wound is crochet by the doctor. the doctor give to me a medicine to take and a...

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Thanks for your query.
Since your foot has become red that means you have probably developed a severe infection.
As the wound is deep and...

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I HAVE BEEN TO NUMEROUS WOUND CARE DOCTORS. THE FIRST SET OF WOUND CARE DOCTORS DEBRIDED MY 2 ULCERS TO THE BONE. THE FIRST GRAFTING I HAD...

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You can try VAC therapy to heal ulcers. This encourages the healthy granulation tissue bring healing. Take Tablet Pregabalin 75mg at night for the...

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My mom has two wounds that are slow to heal. They were surgically debried but need further debridement. Drs. are resistant to do so because she has...

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Hello I HAVE BEEN TO NUMEROUS WOUND CARE DOCTORS. THE FIRST SET OF WOUND CARE DOCTORS DEBRIDED MY 2 ULCERS TO THE BONE. THE FIRST GRAFTING I HAD...

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hi ,my grandmother(75 years) is suffering from 3rd stage cancer on lip and in throat.Her wound has become infected with worms probably maggots..can...

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I have a hard layer of pus on the bend of my foot and leg after an injury earlier last week. I was instructed by my doctor to remove the pus to...

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HI I am a 43 year old man with what I have been told e.coli on my skin. It has caused an area with a lesion . The doctor hs put me on strong...

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