Clonorchis

(redirected from Clonorchis sinensis (syn. Opisthorchis sinensis))

Clonorchis

 [klo-nor´kis]
a genus of liver flukes. C. sinen´sis is the cause of clonorchiasis throughout eastern Asia from Vietnam to Korea.
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