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Definition of Fasciola hepatica

Fasciola hepatica
Fluke Fluke (fl[=u]k), n. [Cf. AS. fl[=o]c a kind of flatfish, Icel. fl[=o]ki a kind of halibut.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) The European flounder. See Flounder. [Written also fleuk, flook, and flowk]. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo["o]l.) A parasitic trematode worm of several species, having a flat, lanceolate body and two suckers. Two species (Fasciola hepatica and Distoma lanceolatum) are found in the livers of sheep, and produce the disease called rot. [1913 Webster]

Meaning of Fasciola hepatica from wikipedia

- 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...
- Fasciola, commonly known as the liver fluke, is a genus of parasitic trematodes. There are two species within the genus Fasciola: Fasciola hepatica and...
- parasitic worm infection caused by the common liver fluke Fasciola hepatica as well as by Fasciola gigantica. The disease is a plant-borne trematode zoonosis...
- Dicrocoelium hospes Fasciola hepatica (the sheep liver fluke) Fascioloides magna (the giant liver fluke) Fasciola gigantica Fasciola jacksoni Metorchis...
- fasciolosis. The prevalence of F. gigantica often overlaps with that of Fasciola hepatica, and the two species are so closely related in terms of genetics,...
- the same genus of parasite, as a person infected by Fasciola hepatica again infected by Fasciola gigantica.[citation needed] Antibiotic resistance Opportunistic...
- and correctly describe details of about 180 parasites, including Fasciola hepatica and Ascaris lumbricoides. He also distinguished earthworms from helminths...
- ruminant animals to treat adult liver flukes of the species Fasciola hepatica and Fasciola gigantica. L****se, Carlos E.; Alvarez, Luis I.; Virkel, Guillermo...
- used to treat Anoplocephala perfoliata (tapeworms) in horses and Fasciola hepatica (liver flukes). Bithionol has been shown to be a potent inhibitor...
- Ancylostoma duodenale Hymenolepis nana Taenia saginata Enterobius Fasciola hepatica Schistosoma mansoni Toxocara canis Toxocara cati Helminthiases are...