Diseases

Name

Fascioliasis

Names alternate

Liver flukes infection
Fasciola hepatica infection
Sheep liver fluke infection
Fascioliasis
Distomatosis
Liver rot
Fasciolasis

Agents
(1) Fasciola gigantica > Fasciola > Flatworms (Platyhelminthes) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(2) Liver fluke (Fasciola hepatica) > Fasciola > Flatworms (Platyhelminthes) > Metazoa (Animalia)
Populations
(1) Cattle (Bos taurus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Ruminant > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Sheep (Ovis aries) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Vectors
(1) Snail > Invertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Properties
(1) Economically important
Documents
(1) CDC: Parasites - Fascioliasis (Fasciola Infection) (2013)
(2) WHO: Fascioliasis (None)
Created

2015-07-24 17:04:12+00:00

Modified

2015-09-01 20:49:40.265531+00:00