[Hepatic fascioliasis: a diagnosis problem?].

@article{Bustamante2001HepaticFA,
  title={[Hepatic fascioliasis: a diagnosis problem?].},
  author={Jorge Jim{\'e}nez Bustamante and David Loja Oropeza and Edgar Ruiz Semba and F VMaco and R LMarcos and Roberto Avil{\'e}s Gonzaga},
  journal={Revista de gastroenterologia del Peru : organo oficial de la Sociedad de Gastroenterologia del Peru},
  year={2001},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={148-52}
}
Human fasciolasis is an infection caused by the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica that predominantly affects cattle and sheep, man being an accidental host. The epidemiological situation has changed in the last few years, reporting an increase in the number of new cases in different countries around the world. In the majority of cases, diagnosis of infection in the acute or invasive phase or in chronic or state phase, is difficult because the symptoms of both phases overlap or due to the lack of… CONTINUE READING

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