Fasciola hepatica infection in humans: overcoming problems for the diagnosis.


Fascioliasis is a zoonosis actually considered as a foodborne trematode disease priority by the World Health Organization. Our study presents three cases of F. hepatica infection diagnosed by direct, indirect and/or imaging diagnostic techniques, showing the need of the combined use of them. In order to overcome some difficulties of the presently available… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/ap-2016-0107