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paramphistomiasis

Pronunciation: par'am-fis'to-mi'a-sis

Definition: Infection of animals and humans with trematodes of the family Paramphistomatidae; human disease is caused by Gastrodiscoides hominis in Asia and Watsonius watsoni in Africa.

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