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Hepatica

Hepatica

Origin: NL. See hepatic. So called in allusion to the shape of the lobed leaves or fronds.

1. (Science: botany) a genus of pretty spring flowers closely related to Anemone; squirrel cup.

2. (Science: botany) Any plant, usually procumbent and mosslike, of the cryptogamous class Hepaticae; called also scale moss and liverwort. See Hepaticae, in the supplement.


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These Flukes

... comments on the link below...thanks again. http://www.cvm.okstate.edu/~users/jcfox/htdocs/clinpara/lecture.htm Select Liver...then "Fasciola Hepatica" (Sheep Liver Fluke)...then click on the second "Sporocyct" listed. Thanks again and I appreciate your time. Carrie Portland, ...

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by carriescamp
Tue Feb 07, 2006 5:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
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The Fiber Disease

... just want to put a name to this fluke so we can get help from the CDC...in which they are the only one's who have access the the DOC for Fasciola Hepatica which is Bithionol. From my understanding it doesn't show in any tests because this is not a highly recognized disease...I will have to do ...

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by carriescamp
Mon Feb 06, 2006 2:27 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... does that mean to you? http://www.cvm.okstate.edu/~users/jcfox/htdocs/clinpara/lecture.htm#skin Click on Liver and then down to Fasciola hepatica...several fluke share the same life cycle so they would also have the Sporocyct with Redia. Our skin fiber disease could be an ectopic disease ...

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by carriescamp
Mon Feb 06, 2006 1:58 am
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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