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[L. Diphyllobothrium, fr di- + Gr. phyllon, leaf + Gr. bothrion, pit] A genus of tapeworm of the order Pseudophyllidea, marked by a scolex with two bothria (slitlike grooves). The genus was formerly called Dibothriocephalus. SEE: Pseudophyllidea
Venes, Donald, editor. "Diphyllobothrium." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/740723/all/Diphyllobothrium_erinacei.
Diphyllobothrium. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/740723/all/Diphyllobothrium_erinacei. Accessed November 20, 2019.
Diphyllobothrium. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/740723/all/Diphyllobothrium_erinacei
Diphyllobothrium [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 November 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/740723/all/Diphyllobothrium_erinacei.
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