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Figure 5: An example of a diabetic foot ulcer before, during and after maggot debridement therapy. (a) Baseline measurement of the extent of necrosis and initiation of treatment (day 1). Asterisks represent the areas of tissue necrosis. (b) Patient's foot ulcer during active treatment with maggot therapy (day 14). The asterisks represent areas of tissue necrosis and the arrows indicate the larvae of Chrysomya megacephala. (c) Patient's foot ulcer after treatment with maggot therapy (day 43). Source: Pinheiro, et al. Indian J Med Res 2015;141 (3):340-2. Images used under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited

Figure 5: An example of a diabetic foot ulcer before, during and after maggot debridement therapy. (a) Baseline measurement of the extent of necrosis and initiation of treatment (day 1). Asterisks represent the areas of tissue necrosis. (b) Patient's foot ulcer during active treatment with maggot therapy (day 14). The asterisks represent areas of tissue necrosis and the arrows indicate the larvae of <i>Chrysomya megacephala</i>. (c) Patient's foot ulcer after treatment with maggot therapy (day 43). Source: Pinheiro, <i>et al</i>. Indian J Med Res 2015;141 (3):340-2. Images used under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited