U.S. woman becomes 1st person to have eye worms seen in cattle

U.S. woman becomes 1st person to have eye worms seen in cattle
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Thelazia gulosa is now the third species of eye worms that have infected humans worldwide.

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creepiest thing, summer activity, person worldwide, real thing, rebekah wilson linneah faith wilson, infectious disease,

Comments

  1. I could have lived my life happily not knowing eye worms existed

  2. So basically the eye worm scene from cloverfield paradox is actually a real thing now!? Hmm...who would've guessed that.

  3. Hold on while I pour bleach into my eyes.

  4. Well now I'm sure I have eye worms thanks a lot! Nightmares tonight

  5. Close your eyes and think about something good.

  6. Romantic, you are the apple of my eye, Not so Romantic, you are the apple of my eye worm

  7. Won’t read this article the comments are enough! 😬

  8. Rebekah Wilson Linneah Faith Wilson - this is the creepiest thing I've read in a long time.

  9. Kate Fancett I'm officially creeped the **** out now. o.O

  10. wonder what the summer activity was

  11. Just a tiny bit paranoid now...what are the symptoms?

  12. Aren’t there enough health scares to worry about without this??

  13. who psycho demon makes these things?

  14. 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.

  15. Oh gawd, now my eye itches!

  16. Smh and we thought the swine flu was bad 😔

  17. Robbie Jessica Amreen this would be something covered in infectious disease

  18. Adrianna Dolata i have to move continents

  19. Eye worms in your eye holes Jayson😮😮😮

  20. Noooo what in the world is eye worm?? 😫

  21. Can’t even read the story...Ack! 🤢

  22. Simon M. Hurdon bon une autre affaire

  23. you and your cows Chloé Dobbins

  24. Laura Letourneau and Barbara Dryka

  25. Ruqiya S. Faizan Mehwish Fatima