[Study on the Metagonimus sp. in Gum river basin, Chungchung-nam Do, Korea]

@article{Kim1980StudyOT,
  title={[Study on the Metagonimus sp. in Gum river basin, Chungchung-nam Do, Korea]},
  author={Chong Hwan Kim},
  journal={Kisaengch'unghak chapchi. The Korean journal of parasitology},
  year={1980},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={
          215-228
        }
}
  • C. Kim
  • Published 1 December 1980
  • Biology
  • Kisaengch'unghak chapchi. The Korean journal of parasitology
This study was undertaken to elucidate the status of Metagonimus species infection and to demonstrate the first and the second intermediate hosts of the fluke at the several localities along the Gum river, Chungchung-nam Do, Korea from March 1979 to October 1980. The results are summarized as follows: 1. Total 790 stool specimens of inhabitants from 6 localities along Gum river were examined by the combination of cellophane thick smear technique and formalin-ether concentration technique. The… 

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