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This photomicrograph depicted the anterior end of a male, Schistosoma mansoni trematode. Note the oral sucker located at the apex of the head region, and the ventrally-located, pedunculated sucker also on the organism’s head. This specimen was harvested from a chimpanzee with a case of schistosomiasis.
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