Woman with cattle eye worm......

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Woman with cattle eye worm......

Postby jltrent » Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:43 am

An Oregon woman has become the first person worldwide known to have had an eye infestation by a tiny worm species previously seen only in cattle that is spread by flies that feed on eyeball lubrication, U.S. government researchers said on Monday.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-wo ... li=BBnbfcL

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Re: Woman with cattle eye worm......

Postby ez14. » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:04 am

Isn't that pleasant
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Re: Woman with cattle eye worm......

Postby Bright Raven » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:45 am

The incredible world of parasites. Amazing story.
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Re: Woman with cattle eye worm......

Postby wbvs58 » Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:45 am

jltrent wrote:An Oregon woman has become the first person worldwide known to have had an eye infestation by a tiny worm species previously seen only in cattle that is spread by flies that feed on eyeball lubrication, U.S. government researchers said on Monday.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-wo ... li=BBnbfcL

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She looks a bit hairy around the face, I bet she doesn't shave her armpits either.

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