[Emergence of Chagas' disease in Europe: description of the first cases observed in Latin American immigrants in mainland France].

@article{Develoux2010EmergenceOC,
  title={[Emergence of Chagas' disease in Europe: description of the first cases observed in Latin American immigrants in mainland France].},
  author={Michel Develoux and François Xavier Lescure and St{\'e}phane Jaur{\'e}guiberry and Dominique Jeannel and M. H. Elghouzzi and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Gay and Luc Paris and Guillaume Le Loup and Martin Danis and Gilles Pialoux},
  journal={Medecine tropicale : revue du Corps de sante colonial},
  year={2010},
  volume={70 1},
  pages={38-42}
}
This article describes the first cases of imported Chagas' disease detected in Paris, France. A total of 18 cases were recorded in two teaching hospitals between 2004 and 2007. There were 12 women and six men with a mean age of 38 years. All patients were Latin American immigrants who had recently arrived in France from Bolivia (Cochabamba and Santa-Cruz… CONTINUE READING