Diplogonoporus

Diplogonoporus

(dip'lō-gō-nop'ŏ-rŭs),
A genus of tapeworms found in Japan (Diplogonoporus grandis) and probably also in Romania (Diplogonoporus brauni)
[diplo- + G. gonos, seed, + poros, pore]

Diplogonoporus

a genus of tapeworms in the family Diphyllobothriidae. Includes D. grandis, found as tapeworm of humans, probably an accidental final host. The real host is probably a seal.
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No Japao, o cestodeo Diplogonoporus granais, tambem e responsavel por causar infeccoes semelhantes em seres humanos (19).
A mass occurrence of human infection with Diplogonoporus grandis (Cestoda: Diphyllobothriidae) in Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan.
confirmed, using molecular tools, an imported case of infestation by Diplogonoporus balaenopterae and 3 imported cases of di phyllobothriosis caused by D.
nihonkaiense or Diplogonoporus balar no ferae than to those of D.