Fasciola hepatica


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Fasciola hepatica

[fə·′sē·ə·lə he′pad·ə·kə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A digenetic trematode which parasitizes sheep, cattle, and occasionally humans.
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Fasciola hepatica and lymnaeid snails occurring at very high altitude in South America.
hepatica (Bio-X Bovine Fasciola Hepatica Antigen Elisa Kit[R], Bio-X Diagnostics, Belgica) (6).
Fasciola hepatica tegumental alteration in adult flukes following in vitro and in vivo admenstration of Artemesia and Artesunate.
Relative importance of management, meteorological and environmental factors in the spatial distribution of Fasciola hepatica in dairy cattle in a temperate climate zone.
Thus, the population of this mollusc was stable during the period of study in the sampled points: however, it should be emphasize that for the maintenance of the fasciolosis cycle, the presence of the parasite Fasciola hepatica (Linnaeus, 1758) has to be detected, which was not registered in this study.
Herrera-Velit por el procesamiento de los sueros para la deteccion de Ig-G contra Fasciola hepatica en bovinos en la Unidad de Biotecnologia Molecular, Laboratorios de Investigacion y Desarrollo (LID), Honorio Delgado 430, Lima 31, (San Martin de Porras), 4314 Lima, Peru.
cubensis is an undocumented natural host as it is also a host of the closely related liver fluke, Fasciola hepatica, in Latin America (Cruz-Reyes and Malek 1987).
Living Fasciola hepatica in biliary tree: a case report.
El presente estudio tuvo por objetivo determinar los cambios en el perfil hepatico en alpacas positivas a huevos de Fasciola hepatica.
Walker SM, Makundi AE, Namuba FV, Kassuku AA, Keyyu J, Hoey EM, Prodohl P, Stothard JR and A Trudgett The distribution of Fasciola hepatica and Fasciola gigantica within southern Tanzania--constraints associated with the intermediate host.
Herd evaluation by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the determination of Fasciola hepatica infection in sheep and cattle from the Altiplano of Bolivia.
IgG Antibodies Detection Against Fasciola hepatica in a Criollo Limonero Cattle Herd from Mara Municipality, Zulia State, Venezuela