Echinostoma ilocanum

E·chi·no·sto·ma il·o·ca·'num

a species reported from humans in the Philippines.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
These non-Fasciola infections are caused by parasites whose other known intermediate hosts are nonlymnaeid snails, which in the Philippines include Pila luzonica, second intermediate host for Echinostoma ilocanum, and Oncomelania hupensis quadrasi, first intermediate host of Schistosoma japonicum.
In the Philippines, two medically important echinostomes, Echinostoma ilocanum and Echinostoma malayanum, were recovered from infected humans that required freshwater gastropods belonging to the family Lymnaeidae as intermediate hosts [32].