Human Trypanosoma cruzi Infection and Seropositivity in Dogs, Mexico

Abstract

We used 5 diagnostic tests in a cross-sectional investigation of the prevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi in Tejupilco municipality, State of Mexico, Mexico. Our findings showed a substantial prevalence of immunoglobulin G (IgG) and IgM antibodies to T. cruzi in human (n = 293, IgG 2.05%, IgM 5.5%, both 7.1%) and dog (n = 114, IgG 15.8%, IgM 11.4%, both 21… (More)

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@inproceedings{EstradaFranco2006HumanTC, title={Human Trypanosoma cruzi Infection and Seropositivity in Dogs, Mexico}, author={Jos{\'e} Guillermo Estrada-Franco and Vandanajay Bhatia and H{\'e}ctor M D{\'i}az-Albiter and Laucel Ochoa-Garc{\'i}a and Alberto Barbabosa and Juan Carlos V{\'a}zquez-Chagoy{\'a}n and Miguel A. Martinez-Perez and Carmen Guzm{\'a}n-Bracho and Nisha Jain Garg}, booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases}, year={2006} }