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Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2014, Article ID 245769, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/245769
Research Article

Histochemical Study of the Progenetic Trematode Alloglossidium renale

Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Troy University, Troy, AL 36082, USA

Received 10 June 2014; Accepted 21 August 2014; Published 10 September 2014

Academic Editor: Bernard Marchand

Copyright © 2014 Craig A. Schimmer and Stephen C. Landers. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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