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Gastrodiscoides hominis
medical dictionary

A species of trematode sometimes found in the intestinal canal of man in India, Southeast Asia, and China; its normal host is the pig.

Synonyms: Gastrodiscus hominis.

Origin: Gastro-+ G. Diskos, disk; L. Homo, gen. Hominis, man

(05 Mar 2000)