This gruesome video shows a Chinese man with hundreds of maggots squirming inside his ear due to an infestation.
The white creatures are seen wriggling deep in his ear canal, feeding off his flesh.
Doctors are then seen putting a camera, known as an endoscope, into the man’s ear.
The video shows the medics, from a hospital in Guangdong Province, washing out the creatures and removing them with tweezers.
Speaking in the clip, one medic says the maggots have caused injuries, including bite marks, and it is possible to see traces of where they have climbed around his skin.
The man, who remains unidentified, declined interviews from the local press, leaving it a mystery as to where the insects came from.
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