The organism known as Fasciola hepatica is a type of fluke, which is a parasitic trematode. Fasciola hepatica infects snails and mammals, causing the disease known as fascioliasis....
Fasciola hepatica, also known as the common liver fluke or sheep liver fluke, is a
parasitic trematode (fluke or flatworm, a type of helminth) of the class ...
Jan 10, 2013 ... Fascioliasis is a parasitic infection typically caused by Fasciola hepatica, which is
also known as "the common liver fluke" or "the sheep liver ...
Jan 10, 2013 ... Fascioliasis is caused by Fasciola hepatica and less often by F. gigantica, which
are flat worms classified as liver flukes (trematodes).
Eggs of Fasciola hepatica have been found in mummies, showing that human
infection was occurring at least as early as Pharaonic times (Farag). Indeed, F.
Synonyms: liver fluke, liver rot Fasciola hepatica is a trematode (fluke) parasite
that infests humans and many species of animals. F. hepatica is the...
Fasciola hepatica is a flat worm that eats your blood and liver. Find information
such as parasite life cycle, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment as well as pictures
The two species of trematodes that cause fascioliasis (Fasciola hepatica and F.
gigantica) are leaf-shaped worms, large enough to be visible to the naked eye ...
Jul 27, 2015 ... Fasciola hepatica (= Distomum hepaticum), the common liver fluke (also called
the sheep liver fluke) is a flatworm belonging to the Trematodes.