Front Vet Sci 2020 27;7:583204. Epub 2020 Oct 27.
Departamento de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain.
The Northern Bolivian Altiplano is the human fascioliasis hyperendemic area where the highest prevalences and intensities of infection by in humans have been reported. Four animal species are the reservoir species for in this area, namely, sheep, cattle, pigs, and donkeys. Livestock for the Aymara inhabitants is crucial because vegetable cultures are not viable due to the inhospitality of the very high altitude of 3,820-4,100 m. Read More