Gastrodiscoides

noun

Gas·​tro·​dis·​coi·​des ˌgas-trō-dis-ˈkȯi-(ˌ)dēz How to pronounce Gastrodiscoides (audio)
: a genus of amphistome trematode worms including a common intestinal parasite (G. hominis) of humans and swine in southeastern Asia

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“Gastrodiscoides.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Gastrodiscoides. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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