Diphyllobothrium pacificum


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Diphyllobothrium pacificum

tapeworm species found in sea lions; has been described as a human tapeworm acquired from marine fishes; found in Japan, Peru, and Ecuador.
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Light and scanning electron microscopy of Diphyllobothrium pacificum expelled from a man.
Occurrence of human infection with Diphyllobothrium pacificum (Nybelin, 1931) Margolis, 1956 in Japan.
Diphyllobothrium pacificum, a tapeworm from sea lions endemic in man along the coastal area of Peru.
Single dose treatment with praziquantel (Cesol R, EmBay 8440) of human cestodiasis caused by Diphyllobothrium pacificum.