Chagas disease in Latin American immigrants with dilated cardiomyopathy in New York City.

@article{Kapelusznik2013ChagasDI,
  title={Chagas disease in Latin American immigrants with dilated cardiomyopathy in New York City.},
  author={Luciano Kapelusznik and Deborah Varela and Susan P. Montgomery and Arti N. Shah and Francis J. Steurer and David Rubinstein and Daniel Caplivski and Sean P. Pinney and Dana Turker and Stephanie H. Factor},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 1},
  pages={
          e7
        }
}
Chagas disease-associated cardiomyopathy is clinically similar to other causes of cardiomyopathy and, therefore, the diagnosis can be easily overlooked. We found a 13% point prevalence of Chagas disease in a sample of New York City immigrants with dilated cardiomyopathy. 
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