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Modern approaches for controlling fascioliasis

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article image Fascioliasis is an important disease of livestock from production and economic point of view. Domestic and wild animals are particularly infected; whereas, humans are also occasionally infected with this disease. It is directly associated with the abundance of snail population which acts as intermediate host. The disease is caused by members of genus Fasciola; commonly known as liver fluke. The two important species, Fasciola (F.) hepatica and F. gigantica are etiological agents of…Read More

Modern approaches for controlling fascioliasis

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article image Fascioliasis is an important disease of livestock from production and economic point of view. Domestic and wild animals are particularly infected; whereas, humans are also occasionally infected with this disease. It is directly associated with the abundance of snail population which acts as intermediate host. The disease is caused by members of genus Fasciola; commonly known as liver fluke. The two important species, Fasciola (F.) hepatica and F. gigantica are etiological agents of…Read More