Development of Haplorchis taichui (Trematoda: Heterophyidae) in Mus musculus mice.

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The development of Haplorchis taichui was studied in sixteen mice, Mus musculus. Metacercarial cysts of H. taichui were obtained from the freshwater fish, Thynnichthys thynnoides, collected in Chiang Mai Province, north Thailand. Approximately 200 active metacercariae were orally introduced into each mouse. Two mice were randomly sacrificed and necropsied… (More)

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@article{Sukontason2001DevelopmentOH, title={Development of Haplorchis taichui (Trematoda: Heterophyidae) in Mus musculus mice.}, author={Kom Sukontason and N Boonsriwong and Udom Chaithong and Somsak Piangjai and Wej Choochote}, journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health}, year={2001}, volume={32 Suppl 2}, pages={43-7} }