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Descriptor English: Fascioliasis
Descriptor Spanish: Fascioliasis
Descriptor Portuguese: Fasciolíase
Descriptor French: Fasciolase
Entry term(s): Fasciola Infection
Fasciola Infections
Fascioliases
Infection, Fasciola
Infections, Fasciola
Tree number(s): C01.610.335.865.354
C01.610.518.424
C06.552.664.424
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005211
Scope note: Liver disease caused by infections with parasitic flukes of the genus FASCIOLA, such as FASCIOLA HEPATICA.
Annotation: coordinate with NEGLECTED DISEASES if pertinent; do not confuse with FASCIOLOIDIASIS (caused by Fascioloides) or FASCIOLOPSIASIS (caused by Fasciolopsis)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
TM transmission
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS ID: 5315
Unique ID: D005211
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Fascioliasis - Preferred
Concept UI M0008242
Scope note Liver disease caused by infections with parasitic flukes of the genus FASCIOLA, such as FASCIOLA HEPATICA.
Preferred term Fascioliasis
Entry term(s) Fasciola Infection
Fasciola Infections
Fascioliases
Infection, Fasciola
Infections, Fasciola



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