Fasciolopsis

noun
Fas·​ci·​o·​lop·​sis | \ -ˈläp-səs How to pronounce Fasciolopsis (audio) \

Medical Definition of Fasciolopsis

: a genus of trematode worms of the family Fasciolidae that includes an important intestinal parasite (F. buski) of humans, swine, dogs, and rabbits in much of eastern Asia

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“Fasciolopsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Fasciolopsis. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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