Basic Summary for Fascioliasis
Main name of condition: Fascioliasis
Other names or spellings: Fasciola infection, Fasciola hepatica
What is Fascioliasis?
Brief description of Fascioliasis: Parasitic fluke disease of the liver
Parent types of Fascioliasis: Biliary disorder, Gall bladder conditions, Liver conditions, Zoonotic Diseases
Organs Affected by Fascioliasis: liver, bile ducts
How serious is Fascioliasis?
Complications of Fascioliasis: see complications of Fascioliasis
What causes Fascioliasis?
Risk factors for Fascioliasis: see risk factors for Fascioliasis
What are the symptoms of Fascioliasis?
Symptoms of Fascioliasis: see symptoms of Fascioliasis
Can anyone else get Fascioliasis?
Contagion of Fascioliasis: Caught by eating plants, especially wild watercress.
More information: see contagiousness of Fascioliasis
How is it treated?
Treatments for Fascioliasis: see treatments for Fascioliasis
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