A man attacked on the street with iron bar has a huge crack in his head.


Male patient, 28 years old, on the street and with cognitive impairment, was attacked 5 days ago with an iron bar on his head. He did not seek care at the initial moment, until the population realized his situation of leaving the larvae and went to the Emergency Room. Then, hospitalization, manual extraction of the larvae, debridement of non-viable tissue, antibiotic therapy and ivermectin were performed. He was discharged after psychiatric evaluation. It happened in Brazil.