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

U.S. woman becomes 1st person to have eye worms previously seen only in cattle
USA-HEALTH/EYEWORMS

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.