The video below shows a doctor removing a large number of live maggots from a young boy’s ear.
The boy is from Kazakhstan, Central Asia. He went to the doctor complaining of an earache. Family members present for the appointment were shocked when the doctor began removing grey maggots one after the next from his ear. Each maggot is around one centimeter long.
The frightening part of the maggots being in his ear, is if left untreated, the maggots could have burrowed into his brain and killed the boy. The infestation is known as aural myasis- a common condition in the tropics and subtropics.
We reported earlier of a similar incident with a woman who had mysterious creature wriggling in her, causing her headaches.
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