Retortamonas

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Retortamonas

(rē'tōr-tam'ō-nas),
A genus of protozoan flagellates, one species of which, Retortamonas intestinalis, is found occasionally in the human intestine, although it is nonpathogenic and infrequently reported.
[L. re-torqueo, to twist back, + G. monas, single, a unit]