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[Latin fūrunculus, knob on a vine that "steals" the sap, diminutive of fūr, thief (modeled on latrunculus, robber, diminutive of latrō, latrōn-, bandit); see bher- in Indo-European roots.]

fu·run′cu·lar (fyo͝o-rŭng′kyə-lər), fu·run′cu·lous (-ləs) adj.
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After consulting three specialist doctors and undergoing two antibiotic treatments, she was diagnosed with furuncular myiasis caused by Dermatobia hominis.
Miasis furuncular en piel cabelluda: Reporte de un caso, presentacion grafica y revision de la bibliografia.
To make the diagnosis, ask about travel history in patients who present with painful furuncular lesions, said Dr.
1-2] Cutaneous myiasis may be divided further into three main types: furuncular, creeping and wound myiasis.
1781) eggs, which are responsible for cutaneous furuncular myiasis (Guimaraes and Papavero 1999; Moya-Borja 2003), and it is also a pathogen carrier in humans (Thyssen et al.
Boggild AK, Keystone JS, Kain KC: Furuncular myiasis: A simple and rapid method for extraction of intact Dermatobia Hominis larvae.