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fluke

noun accident, blunder, bungle, chance good fortune, chance happening, chance misfortune, chance occurrence, error, fortuity, lucky situation, miscalculation, misinterpretation, misjudgment, misreading, misunderstanding, once in a lifetime occurrence, random achievement, random luck, random mistake, random success, stroke of bad luck, stroke of misfortune
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In Asia, fish-borne zoonotic trematodes (FZT), including liver and intestinal flukes, are widely reported (1-3).
Intestinal fluke species identified (mean body length x width measurements in [micro]m) were Haplorchis pumilio (632 x 291), H.
viverrini flukes, metacercariae of the zoonotic intestinal flukes Centrocestus formosanus, Haplorchis taichui, and H.
At the point of attachment, intestinal flukes cause inflammation, ulceration, and mucus secretion.
However, eggs of other hepatic and intestinal flukes also can be found in humans (1).