Biology 546
Human parasitology laboratory tutorial

The adult trematode on the left was one of a pair removed from an encapsulated mass in the lung of a middle-aged Korean man who was attending Kansas State University. It measured approximately 12 mm long x 6 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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