Platynosomum

(redirected from Platynosomum fastosum)

Platynosomum

a genus of digenetic trematodes in the family Dicrocoeliidae.

Platynosomum ariestis
a nonpathogenic fluke found in the intestine of sheep.
Platynosomum fastosum
occurs in the liver and bile ducts of cats; causes a mild disease characterized by vomiting, diarrhea and jaundice. Cats become infested by eating infected lizards. Called also lizard poisoning.
Mentioned in ?