genus Schistosoma

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Related to genus Schistosoma: schistosomiasis, bilharziasis, Schistosoma mattheei
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Synonyms for genus Schistosoma

type genus of the family Schistosomatidae: blood flukes

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Schistosomiasis is a parasitic infection caused by digenetic blood trematodes, or flatworms, of the genus Schistosoma.
Schistosomiasis is a parasitic disease caused by infection with trematodes belonging to the genus Schistosoma.
Schistosomiasis, which is caused by flatworms of the genus Schistosoma, is prevalent in poorer nations in Africa, Central America and South America.