Dicrocoelium dendriticum(redirected from Lancet fluke)
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Dicrocoelium dendriticum(di?kro-sel'e-um den?drit'i-kum)
A species of liver flatworm that uses grazing animals (cattle, sheep) as its definitive host. Its intermediate hosts are snails and ants. It is an occasional cause of liver fluke infestation in humans. See: liver fluke