How clinical grade maggots are prepared.
Here is the life cycle of the medicinal maggot. Medicinal maggot suppliers replicate the natural life cycle under sterile laboratory conditions.
There is only one company in the UK based in Bridgend, Wales which is the primary medicinal maggot supplier for Europe.
How maggots are applied
This clip shows the clinical application of maggots to a heel ulcer (quick warning – image of a wound coming up!)