Adv Skin Wound Care 2021 Jul;34(7):372-378
Golda Grinblat, MD, is Senior Consultant, Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Department, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel. Yulia Frenkel, MD, is Resident, Anesthesiology Department, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv. Itzhak Shochat, MD, is Resident, Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Department, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center. Andro Košec, MD, PhD, FEBORL-HNS, is Consultant Surgeon, Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Center Sestre Milosrdnice, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia. Ayelet Midbari, MD, is Unit Chief, Pain Relief Unit, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center. Roman Rysin, MD, is Pre-Resident, Plastic Surgery Department, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center. Manjunath Dandinarasaiah, MD, is Associate Professor, Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Vidyanagar, Hubli, Karnataka, India. At the Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Itzhak Braverman, MD, is Director, Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Department; and Yoram Wolf, MD, is Unit Chief, Plastic Surgery Department. Acknowledgments: The authors thank Mrs Shelly Rado, Registered Nurse of the Pain Unit at Hillel Yaffe Medical Center for her assistance in wound care. The authors have disclosed no financial relationships related to this article. Submitted June 17, 2020; accepted in revised form October 2, 2020.
Objective: To propose a first-aid management protocol for myiasis in neglected cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in the ED based on a recent literature review.
Data Sources: PubMed.
Study Selection: Inclusion criteria were all series and case reports of primary/secondary cutaneous SCC with myiasis of the head and neck, including orbital SCC cases, published after 2005. Read More