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I immediately thought there was something wrong," Her partner, " Paul, used tweezers to removeo what appeared to be a maggot - which turned out to be a Tumbu fly, a maggot that feeds on tissue and burrows into o the skin.
The African tumbu fly is responsible for boil like - furuncular myiasis in both humans and animals living in central and sub Saharan Africa or people visiting those areas1.