Encyclopedia of Parasitology

Living Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Lung Fluke

  • Heinz MehlhornEmail author
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_4019-1

See Paragonimus species. These worms are often found in the lungs of their hosts being mostly enclosed as pairs in cyst-like compartments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany