Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.


Fascioliasis: Introduction

Fascioliasis: A rare parastitic infectious disease caused by liver fluke Fasciola hepatica which can cause blockage of the bile ducts in the liver. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fascioliasis is available below.

Symptoms of Fascioliasis

Treatments for Fascioliasis

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Fascioliasis:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Fascioliasis?

Fascioliasis: Related Patient Stories

Diagnostic Tests for Fascioliasis

Test for Fascioliasis in your own home

Click for Tests

Fascioliasis: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Fascioliasis:

Causes of Fascioliasis

Read more about causes of Fascioliasis.

Disease Topics Related To Fascioliasis

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Fascioliasis:

Fascioliasis: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Fascioliasis

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed ( more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician. The reasons are multifactorial. Possible conditions include more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable more »

Fascioliasis: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Fascioliasis

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Fascioliasis:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Fascioliasis, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Fascioliasis: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Fascioliasis: Animations

Fascioliasis: Broader Related Topics

Fascioliasis Message Boards

Related forums and medical stories:

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Fascioliasis, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Fascioliasis:

Liver disease caused by infections with parasitic flukes of the genus FASCIOLA, such as FASCIOLA HEPATICA. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Infestation with the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica; liver damage sometimes occurs; related to liver rot - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise