Schistosoma japonicum
A species of trematode worm that parasitizes humans and that (like S. mansoni) causes liver and gastrointestinal tract disease. See Schistosomiasis.

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a species found in the veins of animals in Japan, China, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Indonesia; it causes schistosomiasis japonica by penetrating the skin of persons coming in contact with infested waters. The usual transmitting hosts are small snails of the genus Oncomelania.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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