CDC - Fasciola - Epidemiology & Risk Factors - adult fasciola hepatica

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CDC - DPDx - Fascioliasis adult fasciola hepatica


F. hepatica eggs are broadly ellipsoidal, operculated, and measure – μm by 60–90 µm. Center: Adult Fasciola hepatica fluke stained with carmine.

[Fasciola gigantica] [Fasciola hepatica]. Parasite . In humans, maturation from metacercariae into adult flukes usually takes about 3–4 months;.

Fasciola hepatica, also known as the common liver fluke or sheep liver fluke, is a parasitic . F. hepatica adult flukes are hermaphrodite; each contains both male and female reproductive organs. The male and female reproductive organs open .

Understanding the main route of drug entry in adult Fasciola hepatica: Further insights into closantel pharmacological activity. Ceballos L(1).

Galectin secretion and binding to adult Fasciola hepatica during chronic liver fluke infection of sheep. Young AR(1), Barcham GJ, McWilliam HE.