liver fluke


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Synonyms for liver fluke

flatworm parasitic in liver and bile ducts of domestic animals and humans

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The high-risk liver fluke warning follows a year with one of the wettest summers on record.
Reports from around the UK: Case reports on the SCOPS website are of losses due to liver fluke in South and West Wales, North Wales and Cumbria.
While most cases are in sheep, cases of liver fluke are being reported in cattle too, said NADIS.
The Department of Veterans Affairs this spring commissioned a small pilot study to look into the link between liver flukes ingested through raw or undercooked fish and a rare bile duct cancer.
The result indicates that the highest prevalence percentage was observed for Liver fluke (40%) followed by Emeria (30%) and Haemonchus (26.
Key Words: Alces alces, Fascioloides magna, host-parasite interactions, liver fluke, lymnaeid snails, moose, white-tailed deer
A retrospective survey of liver fluke disease in livestock based on abattoir data in shiraz south of Iran.
Specific identification is necessary for an understanding of the liver fluke diversity in Vietnam, especially because O.
2008 has been used to assess the prevalence and enduring drift of liver fluke disease in sheep, goats and cattle in the constituency (Ahmadi and Meshkehkar, 2010).
The use of tank milk for liver fluke monitoring in dairy herds as base for treatment strategies.
Performance characteristics of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of liver fluke (Fasciola hepatica) infection in sheep and cattle.
Distribution and habitats of the snail Lymnaea truncatula, intermediate host of the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica, in South Africa.
Fasciola hepatica, a liver fluke, is observed in areas of sheep farming and is common in developing countries (3).
ENDEMIC liver fluke in Wales is having a devastating welfare and financial impact on sheep farms, a monitoring project has concluded.
Incidence of human liver fluke infection Med Parazitol (Mosk), 2: 57-59.