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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A geographic information system on the potential distribution and abundance of Fasciola hepatica and F.
Fasciola hepatica ha sido reportado en el ciervo comun o europeo (Cervus elaphus Linnaeus, 1758) en Argentina, en el venado de las Pampas o guarani (Ozotoceros bezoarticus (Linnaeus, 1758)) en Uruguay, asi como en el pudu del sur (Pudu puda Molina, 1782) en Chile (Larroza y Olaechea 2010, Hernandez y Gonzalez 2011, Bravo 2013).
Fasciola hepatica. En: Suarez VH, Olaechea FV, Romero JR, Rossanigo CE, (eds).
Relative importance of management, meteorological and environmental factors in the spatial distribution of Fasciola hepatica in dairy cattle in a temperate climate zone.
A rare cause of obstructive jaundice: Fasciola hepatica. Turk J Surg 2011; 27: 164-166.
Prevalencia y carga parasitaria mensual de Fasciola hepatica en bufalas (Bubalus bubalis) en el municipio Mara del estado Zulia.
Itagaki, "Molecular characterization of Fasciola hepatica, Fasciola gigantica, and aspermic Fasciola sp.
The distribution of Fasciola hepatica and Fasciola gigantica within Southern Tanzania--constraints associated with the intermediate host.
Fasciola hepatica infections in livestock flock, guanacos and coypus in two wildlife reserves in Argentina.
Relationship between parasites found in lettuce (Lactuca sativa) samples, number of positive samples and frequency of contamination in the city of Sao Mateus, ES Parasites No of positive % samples Ancylostomatidae 37 61.7 Ascaris lumbricoides 1 5.0 Dipylidium caninum 1 1.7 Enterobius vermicularis 1 1.7 Fasciola hepatica 25 41.7 Hymenolepis nana 1 1.7 Oxyurida 3 5.0 Strongyloides stercoralis 1 3.3 Toxocara cati 1 3.3 Toxocara vitulorum 1 1.7 Trichuris sp.
Diagnosis was based on the detection of Fasciola hepatica or Schistosoma mansoni eggs in stool samples.