Medical Dictionary

Dicrocoelium

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noun Di·cro·coe·li·um \ˌdī-krə-ˈsē-lē-əm\

Medical Definition of Dicrocoelium

  1. :  a widely distributed genus that is the type of the family dicrocoeliidae and that includes small lanceolate digenetic trematodes infesting the livers of ruminants or occasionally other mammals including humans—see lancet fluke


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