Fasciola hepatica, also known as the common liver fluke or sheep liver fluke, is a
parasitic trematode of the class Trematoda, phylum Platyhelminthes. It infects ...
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 ...
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
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.
Apr 27, 2015 ... Fascioliasis is a waterborne and foodborne zoonotic disease caused by two
parasites of class Trematoda, genus Fasciola; namely F. hepatica ...
Aug 19, 2011 ... NAME: Fasciola hepatica, Fasciola gigantica. SYNONYM OR CROSS
REFERENCE: Fascioliasis, Human Fascioliasis, common liver fluke, ...
Geographic Range. Liver flukes are found world-wide, especially in the U.S.,
Europe, Asia, and S. Africa. Basically they inhabit any region where mammals
Fasciola hepatica: A parasite called the liver fluke which causes Fascioliasis or "
liver rot" in ruminants and many other mammals, including people.
Fasciola hepatica egg. Fasciola hepatica. Length 130-145 µm. Width 70-90 µm.
Regular ellipse. Thin shell. Operculum at one pole. Granular yellowish-brown ...