A young woman from Taiwan went into a hospital with a swollen eye. She expected to receive treatment for a simple eye infection, but not quite so simple was not the case.
instead discovered a doctor at Fooyin university Hospital, four little bees on the inside of her eyelids, as mæskede in her tears.
This writes the british media The Guardian.
It was this sight that met Hes the doctor as he examined her. Screendump: CTS/Youtube
we managed to get all the insects out alive, and it aroused enthusiasm among the doctors in the hospital.
At a press conference told the chief physician of oftalmologiafdelingen, Hung Chi-thing, whatever it was he had seen.
- I saw something that looked like the leg of an insect. under a microscope I pulled them out one by one without doing damage to them.
According to the chief physician the first time ever that it managed doctors to remove bees from a person's tårekanal without the bees died in the process.
The four bees of the genus Halictus, a genus which is also found in Denmark, says the biologist of the association of the World's Forests, Karsten Thomsen, to Ekstra Bladet.
- They go under the name of vejbier and are available in all types of flowery habitats, also in parks and gardens.
According to the taiwanese tv channel CTS News, so the woman was called by his surname He, out to take care of a family member's tombstone. In connection with that she pulled the weeds up, noticed He, that she got something in your eye. She went out from that it was just soil and washed then his eyes. But there was something very wrong.
In the course of the night began her one eye to swell up, and she began to feel a stinging pain under the eyelid.
Four of these small bees were smoked check under the eyelid of a woman from Taiwan. Photo credit: Shutterstock
The small bees, which lived off of Her salted tears caused her, thankfully, not sight. Just like with the bees ' life was saved because she had not rubbed in the eyes, evaluates the Hung Chi-thing.
the Biologist Karsten Thomsen says to Ekstra Bladet that it is far from abnormal that the insects are using human bodies as live.
- It is seen before that the insects are the larvae under the skin of the people. It can be wasps and spiders, etc. It may look like a blister on the foot, which then turns out to be filled with insect larvae.
Karsten Thomsen stresses, however, that these cases are most often seen in more tropical areas.