Definitions for opisthorchis
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Opisthorchis is a genus of flukes in the family Opisthorchiidae.
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A genus of trematode liver flukes of the family Opisthorchidae. It consists of the following species: O. felineus, O. noverca (Amphimerus noverca), and O. viverrini. The intermediate hosts are snails, fish, and AMPHIBIANS.
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