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Case Reports in Ophthalmological Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 2904346, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2904346
Case Report

A Case of Orbital Myiasis in Recurrent Eyelid Basal Cell Carcinoma Invasive into the Orbit

Institute of Medicine, B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal

Received 16 May 2016; Accepted 25 July 2016

Academic Editor: Nicola Rosa

Copyright © 2016 Triptesh Raj Pandey et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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