Paramphistomum

Paramphistomum is a genus of parasitic flat worm belonging to the digenetic trematodes. It includes tiny flukes which are mostly parasitising livestock ruminants, as well as some wild mammals. They are responsible for a serious disease called paramphistomiasis (or classically amphistomosis), especially in cattle and sheep. Its symptoms include pro...
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Paramphistomum

The rumen fluke, a genus of digenetic trematodes (family Paramphistomatidae) parasitic in the rumen or paunch of cattle; species include Paramphistomum microbothrioides, Paramphistomum cervi, and Paramphistomum liorchis. ... Origin: para-+ G. Amphistomos, having a double mouth, fr. Amphi, two-sided, + stoma, mouth ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Paramphistomum

Type: Term Pronunciation: par′am-fis′tō-mŭm Definitions: 1. The rumen fluke, a genus of digenetic trematodes (family Paramphistomatidae) parasitic in the rumen or paunch of cattle; species include Paramphistomum microbothrioides, Paramphistomum cervi, and Paramphistomum liorchis.
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