Gastrodiscoides hominis

Gas·tro·dis·coi·des hom·i·nis

(gas'trō-dis-koy'dēz hom'i-nis),
A species of trematode sometimes found in the intestinal canals of humans in India, Southeast Asia, and China; its normal host is the pig.
[gastro- + G. diskos, disk; L. homo, gen. hominis, man]

Gastrodiscoides hominis

A species commonly infesting hogs but occasionally found in humans.
See also: Gastrodiscoides
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Surface morphology of Gastrodiscoides hominis (Lewis and McConnell, 1876) Leiper, 1913 (Trematoda: Dignea) as revealed by scanning electron microscopy.