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Schistosomatoidea

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noun plural Schis·to·so·ma·toi·dea \ˌshis-tə-sō-mə-ˈtȯid-ē-ə, ˌskis-\

Medical Definition of Schistosomatoidea

  1. :  a superfamily of digenetic trematodes that lack a metacercaria and have instead a furcocercous cercaria that actively penetrates the skin of a definitive host


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