Fasciola hepatica


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Noun1.Fasciola hepatica - flatworm parasitic in liver and bile ducts of domestic animals and humansFasciola hepatica - flatworm parasitic in liver and bile ducts of domestic animals and humans
trematode, trematode worm, fluke - parasitic flatworms having external suckers for attaching to a host
Fasciola, genus Fasciola - a genus of Fasciolidae
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More severe manifestations similar to parasitic pharyngitis caused by Fasciola hepatica or Linguatula serrata seem to be absent, although 1 patient had symptoms of asphyxia (9).
Bovine fasciolosis is a parasitic disease of cattle caused by trematodes usually Fasciola gigantic and rarely Fasciola hepatica in the tropics.
Distribution of potential intermediate hosts for Fasciola hepatica and Fascioloides magna in Montana, USA.
Distribution and habitats of the snail Lymnaea truncatula, intermediate host of the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica, in South Africa.
Fasciola hepatica ile enfekte koyunlarda lipid peroksidasyonu, antioksidant enzimler ve nitrik oksit duzeyleri.
This work aimed to study the genetic variability in non-human isolates of Fasciola hepatica collected from bovine and ovine definitive hosts, by the RAPDs-PCR technique.
Common human liver flukes include Clonorchis sinensis, Opisthorchis viverrini, Fasciola hepatica and Schistosoma species.
Haematological and biochemical changes in organically farmed sheep naturally infected with Fasciola hepatica.
Liver damage hematoiogical indicators in half-bred Zebu steers parasitized by Fasciola hepatica
Cases of acute Fasciola hepatica infections acquired through chewing have been reported (Cats et al.