American trypanosomiasis


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Related to American trypanosomiasis: African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis

American trypanosomiasis

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(Pathology) pathol another name for Chagas' disease
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Neglected Tropical Diseases include Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis.
Background: Chagas disease or American Trypanosomiasis is caused by the flagellated protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi (T.
They assessed two oral doses of posaconazole against standard-dose benznidazole in an open-label clinical trial involving 78 treatment-naive patients with chronic Chagas' disease, which is also known as American trypanosomiasis.
Chagas disease or American trypanosomiasis is caused by the hemoflagellate protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi Chagas, which was identified by the Brazilian physician Carlos R.
The scientists argue that Chagas, or American trypanosomiasis, has flown under the radar while becoming so ubiquitous and serious, it could become the next pandemic virus and a public health emergency.
South American trypanosomiasis, or Chagas' disease, is rarely acquired by travellers.
Also called American trypanosomiasis, Chagas' disease is an infection caused by the blood-borne parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, or T.

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