Chagas' disease: a potential plague for Europe?

  title={Chagas' disease: a potential plague for Europe?},
  author={Franco Crovato and Alessandro Rebora},
  volume={195 2},
Chagas’ disease Tripanosomiasis Trypanosoma cruzi Tachyarrhythmia Dr. Alfredo Rebora, Department of Dermatology, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, I-16132 Genova (Italy) A 52-year-old man, a tour operator, while in central Brazil, developed a flu-like illness. A few weeks later, back to Italy, he had an episode of tachyarrhytmia. A cardiologist diagnosed myocarditis possibly of postviral etiology and prescribed amiodarone. A few days later, an exanthema developed which prompted a… CONTINUE READING


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