Definition: Obsolete term for various digenetic flukes, now placed in other genera; Fasciola, Fasciolopsis, Paragonimus, Opisthorchis, Clonorchis, Dicrocoelium, Heterophyes, and Schistosoma.
[G. di-, two, + stoma, mouth]
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.