fascioliasis


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fas·ci·o·li·a·sis

 (fə-sē′ə-lī′ə-sĭs, -sī′-)
n. pl. fas·ci·o·li·a·ses (-sēz′)
Infestation with parasitic liver flukes of the genus Fasciola, especially the species F. hepatica and F. gigantica.

[New Latin Fasciola, genus name (from Latin fasciola, diminutive of fascia, band) + -iasis.]

fascioliasis

(ˌfæsɪəʊˈlaɪəsɪs)
n
an infection in humans and animals caused by liver flukes (either Fasciola hepatica or Fasciola gigantica)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fascioliasis - infestation with the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica; liver damage sometimes occurs; related to liver rot
infestation - the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
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Fascioliasis and other plant-borne trematode zoonoses.
En hembras, la actividad de AST/GOT fue de 434.5 [+ o -] 0.65 U [L.sup.-1] en animales CS y de 436.4 [+ o -] 0.67 U [L.sup.-1] en animales con Clb+Fh, ambos valores son muy similares, esto comprueba que existe enmascaramiento de la fascioliasis por parte del Clb (Caicedo et al., 2010; y Caicedo et al., 2011).
Novartis announced that the US FDA has approved Egaten, triclabendazole, for the treatment of fascioliasis in patients six years of age and older.
Molluscicidal effect of three monoterpenes oils on schistosomiasis and fascioliasis vector snails in Egypt.
Two patients with fascioliasis underwent ERCP due to the presence of cholangitis, cholecystitis, and obstructive jaundice informing a presumptive diagnosis of cholangiocarcinoma (Figure 3).
Fasciola hepatica, uno de los agentes causales de la fascioliasis, afecta las actividades ganaderas a nivel mundial causando millonarias perdidas economicas, ademas de su impacto sobre la salud humana (Cwiklinski et al., 2016).
It defines a list of seventeen neglected diseases targeted by transnational actions, namely: Chagas Disease, Dengue, Buruli Ulcer, Cysticercosis, Dracunculiasis, Echinococcosis, Fascioliasis, Human African Trypanosomiasis, Leishmaniasis, Leprosy, Lymphatic Filariasis, Onchocerciasis, Rabies, Schistosomiasis, Helminthiasis, Trachoma and Yaws.
Fascioliasis of the liver is caused by the trematode Fasciola hepatica.
Fascioliasis, a disease caused by the liver flukes of the genus Fasciola, is one of the most important food- and waterborne parasitic zoonoses.
Prevalence of fascioliasis in buffaloes under different agro-climatic areas of Sindh province of Pakistan.