Biology 546
Human parasitology laboratory tutorial

The adult trematode on the left was removed from the small intestine of a recent Asian immigrant at autopsy. It measured approximately 65 mm long x 15 mm wide. What species does it represent?

Clonorchis sinensis
Fasciola hepatica
Fasciolopsis buski
Paragonimus westermani

Original; photograph by S.J. Upton

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