fascioliasis


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infestation with the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica

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Trichostrongyliasis and fascioliasis share many epidemiologic and clinical characteristics.
Elkannah OS Preliminary Studies on Fascioliasis in cattle slaughtered at Jalingo Abattoir, Taraba State.
Our case highlights that in severe eosinophilia, fascioliasis must also be considered, particularly when patients are from rural sheep-breeding areas and drink spring water.
Fascioliasis and other plant-borne trematode zoonoses.
Chronic fascioliasis is seen when the adult flukes are in the bile ducts sucking blood.
For fascioliasis, the route of infection is ingestion of aquatic plants, most commonly watercress, which carry metacercariae from snails infected via fluke eggs shed by infected animals in their faeces.
Fascioliasis affects millions of humans worldwide (3); however, fascioliasis acquired in the Netherlands has been reported only sporadically (4), even though F.
Differential diagnoses, including human fascioliasis, toxocara visceral larva migrans, ectopic biliary ascaris, chronic eosinophilic leukaemia (CEL) and hypereosinophilic syndrome (HES), were considered.
NTDs designated by the WHO for control or elimination: Buruli ulcer, Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis), cysticercosis / taeniasis, dengue / severe dengue, dracunculiasis (Guinea worm disease), echinococcosis, fascioliasis, human African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, leprosy, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, rabies, schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis, trachoma, and yaws.
These are tuberculosis, malaria, blinding trachoma, buruli ulcer, cholera, dengue/dengue haemorrhagic fever, racunculiasis, fascioliasis, human African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, leprosy, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, schistosomiasis, soil transmitted helminthiasis and yaws.
To the Editor: We initiated enhanced surveillance for human fascioliasis after a reported increase in livestock cases in the United Kingdom.
Human fascioliasis is a snail-borne disease, from snails infected via fluke eggs.
NTDs designated by the WHO for control or elimination: Buruli ulcer, Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis), cysticercosis/taeniasis, dengue/severe dengue, dracunculiasis (Guinea worm disease), echinococcosis, fascioliasis, human African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, leprosy, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, rabies, schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis, trachoma, and yaws.
We report the use of geographic information system (GIS) methods to locate potential high-risk foci to facilitate targeting of surveillance for domestic pig infections, similar to the recent study identifying areas of risk for fascioliasis (13).
NTDs designated by the WHO for control or elimination: Buruli Ulcer, Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis), Cysticercosis/Taeniasis, Dengue/Severe dengue, Dracunculiasis (guinea-worm disease), Echinococcosis, Fascioliasis, Human African trypanosomiasis, Leishmaniasis, Leprosy, Lymphatic filariasis, Onchocerciasis, Rabies, Schistosomiasis, Soil transmitted helminthiasis, Trachoma, Yaws)