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Woman had 14 worms pulled from her eye after rare infection

20:25 EST 12 Feb 2018 | Topix

This undated photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows Thelazia gulosa, a type of eye worm seen in cattle in the northern United States and southern Canada, but never before in humans. An Oregon woman who had worms coming out of her eye is being called the first known human case of a parasitic infection spread by flies.

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